Zorya v CSKA Sofia: Bulgarians out to crash the UEL party

THE EUROPA LEAGUE EXCURSION CONTINUES FOR ZORYA, WITH A NEW CHALLENGE IN BULGARIA! After beating Buducnost by a resounding scoreline in the last round, Zorya were rewarded with a tie against CSKA Sofia. Viktor Skripnyk, remains unbeaten at the helm in competitive games as his side came from behind on the weekend to draw with …

Mariupol v AZ Alkmaar: Azov Seagulls on the Black Sea

MARIUPOL ENTER THE BOUT FOR A UEL GROUP STAGE SPOT TONIGHT! After their attempts were cut short at this same stage last season, versus Bordeaux, Mariupol begin their European campaign with a tie against AZ Alkmaar! Mariupol, have improved considerably since last July and with a 4th place finish the 18/19 league, the Seagulls will …

In Brugge: A UCL Preview – Club Brugge v Dynamo Kyiv

Dynamo Kyiv begin their Champions League qualification in the 3rd round against Jupiler League runners up, Club Brugge, in Belgium! After a largely positive start to the season, (in terms of results, maybe not performances yet) Dynamo Kyiv seem to be in rather good stead to face their opponents, on paper at least. However, scratching …

GETTING INTO THE GROOVE : MATCHDAY 2

THE UKRAINIAN FOOTBALL ROUND UP: What a start to the season we have had so far! The UPL is well and truly BACK IN TOWN! Over the past week, we have been gifted with some entertaining footballing spectacles and to think not one game ended in a draw! The season kicked off with Zorya taking …

A NEW DAWN: FK Buducnost v Zorya Luhansk

A NEW DAWN BEGINS FOR ZORYA LUHANSK! It’s the first competitive game of the season for Ukrainian clubs, as Zorya travel to the Montenegrin capital, Podgorica to face last season’s Montenegrin Top tier runners cup FK Buducnost Zorya start the season with a brand new manager, as long serving coach Yuriy Vernydub stepped down in …

THE FINAL CURTAIN: UPL MATCHDAY PREDICTOR 32 2018/19

THE FINAL CURTAIN: MATCHDAY 32 THE UKRAINIAN FOOTBALL ROUND UP: The End of the UPL season is upon us! It ends in a subdued note being played out midweek, with the Championship Group all more or less wrapped up whilst the Relegation Group could conclude in a number of ways! Gameweek 31 did give us …

BEAT THE DROP: UPL PREDICTOR MATCHDAY 31 2018/19

BEAT THE DROP:  MATCHDAY 31 THE UKRAINIAN FOOTBALL ROUND UP: The Penultimate week of the season is upon us! After the results of Gameweek 30 in midweek, there’s still a fair bit to play for despite the top 3 having secured their medals. Tuesday’s action concluded with Vorskla taking the ascendancy in the Best of …

ANOTHER ONE (UKRAINIAN EL CLASICO): UPL PREDICTOR MATCHDAY 30 2018/19

ANOTHER ONE:  MATCHDAY 30 THE UKRAINIAN FOOTBALL ROUND UP: Matchday 29 ended with the crowning of the 2018/19 UPL Champions! Shakhtar beat Zorya Luhansk 1-0 in Zaporizhya to pick up their third consecutive league title and completed the domestic double after their midweek cup win! Shakhtar are now the most decorated Ukrainian club post independence …