On Thursday, UEFA took decision about where to spend return matches of 1/8 final of the Champions League and Europa League.
The Executive Committee decided that the games should proceed according to the original plan, that is, on the those teams that are the first matches played on the road.
In the end, the match 1/8 finals of the Europa League “Shakhtar” – “Wolfsburg” will be held in Kharkov (or Kiev) 5 or 6 August. The first match in Germany, the team of Luis Castro won 2:1.
Previously the coach feared that Shakhtar are forced to play in Germany.
The matches will be held without spectators.
Earlier, UEFA decided that the 1/4 finals of the Champions League will be played in Portugal and the Europa League in Germany.