Yesterday, October 21, at 9:00 PM a plane with players, coaching staff and the staff of the Manchester City football team has landed at Kharkiv International Airport. The players have arrived for the third stage Champions League match Shakhtar Donetsk   Manchester City, which will be held on October 23 at 10:00 PM at Metalist Stadium.

The team arrived with a special charter flight, on Boeing 757 aircraft —  a passenger narrow-body aircraft for medium-range routes. The return flight from Kharkiv is scheduled for Wednesday, October 24th.

Shakhtar flew to Kharkiv for a home match tonight, at 6:00 pm on the Boeing 737-800. The confrontation of these two teams in the Kharkiv field is not happening for the first time. In December last year, these teams met here for of the sixth round of the Champions League. At that time Shakhtar beat the English team with a score of 2:1.

Interesting the fact that Ukrainian legionnaire Oleksandr Zinchenko, a graduate of the Shakhtar youth team, entered the Manchester City application.

The plane with the Manchester City football team has landed on the evening of October 21. Shakhtar arrived a day later. The match between teams will be held October 23 at 10:00 PM.