The players of Shakhtar Donetsk beat visiting Spanish Salto in the first match of 1/16 finals of the UEFA Europa League with the score 1:0. About it reports the UNIAN.
The match was held in the Spanish city of Vigo. For the miner it was the first official meeting of this year.
The fate of the match was decided in the first half, when in the 27th minute goal from Gustavo Blanco Leshchuk, who played on the rebound.
The return match Shakhtar and Celta will be held February 23 in Kyiv.