Stepan PAK, “FACTS”
Suffering the final of the Cup of Ukraine on football in which will play Dynamo Kyiv and FC Vorskla Poltava, has been postponed again. By decision of the Executive Committee of the UAF taken on Friday, June 26, the meeting will be held July 8 at the stadium “Metalist” in Kharkov (photo).
As you know, originally the decisive match of the tournament was to host Ternopil, but the pandemic is the coronavirus the final at the end of may was moved to Lviv.
However, a few days ago, a Ukrainian Association football (UAF) has received a letter from the Minister of health of Ukraine Maxim Stepanov, in which, in particular, discussed the situation with coronavirus in the Lviv region is unlikely to host the game “Dinamo” — “Shakhtar Donetsk” at the Arena Lviv.
In the end, the Executive Committee of the UAF voted to transfer the final of the Cup of Ukraine in Kharkiv, where the COVID-19 is more stable than in the Lviv region.
Recall that the Dynamo in the semifinals of the tournament won “Meany” (2:0), and Poltava took over “Mariupol” in the penalty shootout (3:2; game time is 1:1) which hero was 16-year-old goalkeeper “Vorskla” Paul Isenko.
In previous years Kiev 11 times won the Cup of the country, and “Vorskla” won the tournament only once (in 2009, the team Nikolay Pavlov defeated in the final, Shakhtar — 1:0).
Earlier, the “FACTS” reported that the “miner” flew out of the Cup of Ukraine 1/8 finals.
Photo of FC “Metalist”