The last 16 of the UEFA Champions League which has already begun on 17-02-2015 together between Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Bayern Munich which is the first leg encounter which took place at the headquarters of Shakhtar is the Arena Lviv. Bayern in the domestic league was firmly on top while Shakhtar came in second place in the domestic league. The game runs very interesting last night, where each team tries to steal three points in the first leg of this Champions League. Bayern are diving away game does not want to lose points, and therefore from the first minute Bayern trying to play aggressively by utilizing short balls.
But Shakhtar are appearing in front of their own supporters certainly do not want to appear disappointing, therefore they tried to cover every movement of the players of Bayern. The match between Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Bayern Munich itself is headed by referee Alberto Undiano Mallenco that the Spanish origin of the game spends a lot of yellow cards and red cards. A total of six yellow cards and one red card issued by Alberto in the game where one player is Xabi Alonso Bayern got a red card in the 65th minute after getting the first yellow card.
Seeing the number of cards issued by the referee signaled that the game runs with high blood pressure and as in katakana by Neuer which is the main kipper Bayern played with 10 players make the game messed up and all the strategy to be a mess. But in a press conference Bayern coach Guardiola said that in the second leg will take place in Munich, Bayern should win. Shakhtar coach Mircea Lucescu While saying that in the second leg of Shakhtar have many options to rotate players and strategies.
Shakhtar : Pyatov, Srna, Kucher, Rakitskiy, Shevchuk, Fernando, Fred, Costa (Marlos), Teixeira, Taison (Nem), Adriano (Hladkyi)
Bayern : Neuer, Rafinha, Boateng, Bernat, Alaba, Xabi Alonso, Ribery, Gotze (Lewandowski), Schweinsteiger, Robben, Muller (Badstuber)