Today, August 12, Karpaty Lviv will play their fourth match in the new season. As in the previous three meetings, the game with Zorya Luhansk will be held in the same place at the same time – the stadium “Ukraine”, 17:00.
The match against FC Karpaty Lviv to Luhansk dilute the face-to-face confrontation with the Portuguese Braga in the form of two matches per week in the third qualifying round of the Europa League. The first meeting was held in Zaporizhia on Thursday and ended in a draw 1:1. The visitors scored first, but two minutes later Alexander Karavaev equalized with a beautiful volley. After Sunday’s game with Karpaty the team Yuriya Vernidub waiting for the voyage to Portugal, which will host the return match against Braga, writes the Information center of FC “Karpaty”.
In the League behind only three rounds, and “dawn” have already experienced the whole gamut of emotions. In the start-up meetings with representatives of Ukraine in European matches Zorya won and lost. In the opening match of the season “black and white” beat “Mariupol” (2:1), and then I lost “Alexandria” (0:1). In the previous round the wards of Vernidub painted draw with Chornomorets (1:1). Similar results at the start and in the “Carpathians”. The defeat of the “Alexandria” (0:2), victory over Chornomorets (1:0) and draw with Olympique de Marseille (2:2).
Last season, the lions met twice with Luhansk, the second phase was performed in different sixes. If in the first leg in Zaporizhya team’s goals not scored, in the Lviv match of “dawn” in the second half, scored twice and celebrated the victory with the score 2:0.
The key loss of Luhansk in the beginning of the season – Artem Gromov, who in a short time will not be able to help the team. The club promises to close the problematic position in attack, the Brazilian striker, however, most likely, it will happen after the match in Lviv. Karpaty also not without losses – continues to heal the injury of Central defender Andrey Nesterov.
We will add that the live broadcast of the match at the stadium “Ukraine” will show the TV channel ZIK.
Football. Men. Premier League 2018/2019. Match 4-th round
KARPATY (LVIV) – “ZARYA” (LUGANSK)
August 12. Start – 17:00. Lions. Stadium “Ukraine”
Referee – Nikolay Krivonosov (Kyiv).
Referee’s assistants: Alexander Holodinsky (Lozova, Kharkiv region), Mykhailo Malanchuk (Kitsman, Chernivtsi region).
Fourth referee – Maxim Kozirazki (Zaporozhye).
The FFU delegate – Victor Daskalov (Mukachevo, Zakarpattya oblast).
Observer of arbitration – Valery Mounds (Alexandria, Kirovograd region).
TENTATIVE STARTING LINEUPS (version of the Information center of FC “Karpaty”):
KARPATY: Kuchinsky, Miroshnichenko, Megrims Fedetskiy, Lebedenko, Palm, Golodyuk, who scored the second goal, Di Franco, Carrascal, Swede.
ZARYA: Makharadze, One, Vernidub, Cebarco, caravan, rock, Kabaw, Gordienko, Arveladze, Silas, Raphael.