Europa League. Dynamo will try to jump over the Roman barrier
Today Dynamo Kyiv will try to make it to the quarter-finals of the UEFA Europa League for the third time in its history.
The second match with the Italian Lazio awaits at the Ukrainian NSC "Olympic" on the Ukrainian team, which is composed of the players of our national team. Recall that the first meeting of rivals, in Rome, ended in a fighting draw - 2:2. Victor Tsygankov, a midfielder of the Ukrainian national team, made a great appearance in the game at the Olympic Stadium. He recorded a goal and an effective pass that allowed him to become one the best football player all game day in the Europa League.
The fight with the Italians Kievans approach, losing Denis Garmash, who in Rome earned a seizure. The rival arrived in Kyiv yesterday and, interestingly, abandoned the traditional training in place of today's match.
A bit of a nice story
We should add that both previous attempts of the Dynamo players to overcome the barrier of the 1/8 finals of the Europa League were successful. In the 2010/2011 season, Dynamo beat Manchester City (2: 0, 0: 1) in the sum of two matches, but lost to Braga (1: 1, 0: 0) in the quarter-finals.
In the season 2014/2015, the Ukrainian team passed the English Everton (1: 2, 5: 2), but again in the 1/4 th distance. The offender of Kiev was the Italian "Fiorentina" (1: 1, 0: 2).
All matches of the 1/8 finals of the Europa League
Dynamo - Lazio - 20.00 (first match - 2: 2)
Lokomotiv - Atletico - 18.00 (first match - 0: 3)
Athletic - Marseille - 20.00 (first match - 1: 3)
Victoria - Sporting - 20.00 (first match - 0: 2)
Zenit - RB Leipzig - 20.00 (first match - 1: 2)
Arsenal vs AC Milan - 22.05 (first leg - 2-0)
Lyon - CSKA Moscow - 22.05 (first match - 1: 0)
Salzburg - Borussia D - 22.05 (first match - 2: 1)
The Kiev start time for matches is given.
March 16 - 1/4 finals draw.
April 5 - the first matches of the quarter finals.
April 12 - 1/4 finals match answers.
April 13 - 1/2 draw finals.
April 26 - the first matches of the quarter finals.
May 3 - 1/2 match finals.
May 16. Final. Lyon (France). Stade de Lyon.
First leg of the playoffs of the League ...
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