Roberto de Zerbi became the football coach of Shakhtar Donetsk.
Roberto de Zerbi became the football coach of Shakhtar Donetsk. The Italian coach, who captained the eighth team in Serie A – Sassuolo last season, signed a two-year contract with the Ukrainian club.
The 41-year-old de Zerbi replaced Luis Castro of Portugal. Shakhtar, who is hosting his home matches in Kiev due to armed conflict in eastern Ukraine, ended the league season in second place, 11 points behind Dynamo Capital and will have to qualify to appear in the Champions League.
🧡 Benvenuto, master! Roberto de Zerbi, coach of Shakhtar! ⚒
The Italian specialist will lead the team for the next two seasons.
– ⚒FC Shakhtar Donetsk (FCShakhtar) May 25, 2021
In the final edition of the UEFA Champions League, Shakhtar finished third in his group, but including. He won twice with Real Madrid (2: 0, 3: 2). He was eliminated from the European League in the 1/8 Finals after two defeats with Roma (1: 2, 0: 3).
Bachelor’s degree, PAP