After it was announced yesterday (Monday) that Maccabi Tel Aviv will face Shakhtar Donetsk and Manor Solomon in the 32nd big stage of the Europa League, this morning a profile article appeared on the official website of the Ukrainian champions, who will be the first team ever to play against the luxury club. Israel’s national team.
In the article, they called Maccabi Tel Aviv “the flagship of Israeli football” and noted that this is the oldest and most decorated team in the country. The official website explained that Georgios Donis replaced Vladimir Ivitch last summer, told briefly about the coaching career of the Greek coach and clarified that this is the “base club of the Israeli national team, with ten representatives.”
The Ukrainians reviewed the opponent’s results: “After nine rounds, Maccabi achieved 15 points in the Premier League and is in fifth place four points away from the leader Maccabi Haifa.” Shekhtar’s website also reported on the balance of the Yellows in the Europa League this season (six wins, two draws and three losses) and claimed that the average age of the Yellows players is 26.9.
The article mentioned Nick Blackman and Dan Bitton, who lead the Maccabi Tel Aviv scoring table this season in the Europa League with three goals each and also mentioned Dor Peretz, the Yellows’ senior cook this season in the factory, who provided three assists and even scored the winning goal in Turkey in 1 : 2 Important of the team on Sibaspur.
As is well known, Maccabi Tel Aviv will host the first game at the stadium in Bloomfield on February 18, 2021, which Shakhtar Donetsk will arrive after a two-month winter break, with the rematch taking place in Ukraine a week later. It will be recalled that Khattar was relegated from the Champions League in the last round and finished in third place in a challenging home that included the great Real Madrid, the strong Inter and Borussia Mengenscheldbach.
The Ukrainian champions scored no less than eight points, including two impressive victories over the Blancos, two draws against the Narazuri and two embarrassing losses (10: 0 overall) against the German team. Solomon was passionate with two amazing goals against the Spanish team and he will surely be happy to score against the Israeli champion, in front of whom he scored in May 2017 in a league game in which Maccabi Petah Tikva stunned the Yellows with 1: 2.
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