Tag: shakhtar

Eduardo da Silva and the broken dreams of a spectacular finisher

Zagreb: November 2009.Maksimirska Street is abuzz with activity as investigators reconstruct the scene of an attempted double murder from 1995. Vjeko Sliško and Juraj Dodić‘s trauma is being recreated, as police examine if their movements could…

A beacon of loyalty and skill: the career of Darijo Srna

ISTANBUL, 2009. Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk are playing German giants Werder Bremen in the final of the UEFA Cup, with both sides looking to seal their first ever success in the competition.…

Willian’s unorthodox voyage to football’s pinnacle

FOR CHELSEA FOOTBALL CLUB, the 2015/16 season could best be described in one word as turbulent. What began as an optimistic Premier League title defence quickly descended into a tempestuous campaign, punctuated…