Forward of the national team of Ukraine Roman Yaremchuk took to the field in the first team of Gent in Cup match of Belgium vs Beerschot-Wilrijk.
Already on 17 minutes, our 23-year-old Ukrainian striker opened the scoring his seventh goal of the season. In addition, the assets of the Ukrainian one assist. Under the end of the first half, the hosts doubled the scoring efforts of Sigurd Rosted.
When on 74 minutes the visitors were reduced to ten men the destiny of the permit in a quarterfinal has actually been solved. Point in the match in the 89th minute set of Giorgi Chakvetadze. In the end, the meeting ended with the score 3:0 in favour of Ghent, which reached the quarter-finals of the Belgian Cup.
The first goal in the composition of Kortrijk scored another Ukrainian footballer in Belgium – defender Andrei bacula. A native of Kremenchug scored a goal for Kortrijk in the Cup match against Belgium Zulte-Waregem.
The Ukrainian opened the scoring in the 41st minute and this was the only goal in the match. Kortrijk won 1:0 and went out in the 1/4 Cup of Belgium. Let us add that recently in the match of the championship of Belgium of bacula gave an assist.
Lunin in the Spanish Cup
Ukrainian goalkeeper Andrei Lunin became a real hero of the return match of 1/16 finals of the Spanish Cup between Rayo Vallecano and Leganés. Head coach of “pepenero” Mauricio Pellegrino this season, only four times was entrusted to Ukrainian place at the gate of his team.
In the first match was a draw 2:2 and the need Leganes was either victory or draw. The Ukrainian team took the lead already in the 17 th minute after the goal emiliano Velazquez.
But on 33 minutes came the moment of recognition for Andrey Lunin. The judge appointed a penalty in gate of Leganes and the ball went up Bebe, which struck almost in the centre of the goal. 19-year-old Ukrainian goalkeeper has experienced the flight of the ball and reflected a penalty.
After that, the owners over and over again created the dangerous moments, causing the gate of the city a total of 16 beats. In the end, the Ukrainian goalkeeper made 5 saves!
The game against Lunin alavesa
Goal by Youssef al-Nasiri on 42 minutes brought the Leganes home win over alavesa in the match of the 13th round of La Liga.
Ukrainian goalkeeper Andrei Lunin came on the field at the start and played all 90 minutes, leaving his goal intact. Note that for the city it was a debut match in the Spanish League, where he appeared on the field at the start.
Incidentally, in one of the episodes of the match Lunin, a little sparkle, almost brought an own goal. But in this episode for the Ukrainian goalkeeper all cost, as it did not allow the opponents to hit their possession.
Lunin???? Lmfao pic.twitter.com/rNdMMyAj0u
— Pelusa (@LaReinaMerengue) November 23, 2018
The head coach of Leganes Mauricio Pellegrino commented Lunin debut in the championship of Spain:
“Lunin had its highs and lows, however, as in all players. In some situations, he was in a hurry. Lunin must familiarise their team mates. We have 3 good goalkeepers, who are always ready to help the team. As for the team as a whole, in our game should be much improved.
Today, our main goalkeeper remains Cuellar. He had some good matches. The game Lunin is difficult to assess because he only spent 2 full game. Choosing the main goalkeeper for the next match, until then let’s not jump to conclusions.
If all goalies are healthy and in good shape – it’s just better for the team”, – quotes the words of the Argentine specialist El Models.
With this victory, “pepenero” out of the relegation zone with 13 points and settled for 16th place. Alaves at the moment with 23 points is in 4th position.
In the next round, Valencia will play away against Valladolid and Alaves will take Seville.
Lunin first match in the championship of Spain
19 year old goalkeeper of “Leganes” and the national team of Ukraine Andrey Lunin played their first match in the Spanish League. Lunin came on as a substitute in the match 12-th round of the championship Spain vs Girona (0:0).
“The debut was a bit spontaneous, I had to go on the field at the last minute. Anyway – this is a small step forward. I hope the next game will be from the first minute”, – shared his impressions of Lunin.
Lunin has already appeared in the starting lineup of Leganes, but only in the framework of the Cup of Spain.
19-year-old goalkeeper of the national team of Ukraine Andrey Lunin made his debut for Getafe in the match of Copa del Rey against Rayo Vallecano (2:2). Born in the Kharkiv region became the youngest Ukrainian football club top division of Spain.
Andrey Lunin — 10-th Ukrainian soccer player at the club in the top division of Spain. That’s the number of Ukrainians bilo involved in the Spanish Example in 30 years that have passed since the debut of Vasily rats in April 1989 for Espanyol.
Thus Lunin set a new record — he is the youngest Ukrainian debutant in the club top division of Spain. The previous record holder Dmytro Chygrynskyy played the first match for Barcelona in 22 years.
The rest of the Ukrainians came to Spain at a more Mature age. In 25 years debuted Yevhen Konoplyanka and Maxim Koval. At the age of 26 Alexander Yakovenko and Roman Zozulya. In 27 years Sergey Pogodin and Artem Kravets. In 28 years, Vasily rats and Denis Boiko.
Lunin debut for leganés
Ukrainian goalkeeper of the Spanish Leganes Andrey Lunin made his debut for the “pepenero”.
19-year-old Ukrainian has played all home match 1/16 finals of the Spanish Cup against Rayo Vallecano.
📄 ALINEACIÓN | ¡Estos son los valientes pepineros defenderán que hoy el sueño de una ciudad! #LeganésRayo #CopaDelRey 🏆 pic.twitter.com/wYoxpkDmqb
— C. D. Leganés (@CDLeganes) October 30, 2018
Ukrainian goalkeeper conceded two quick goals (on the 15th and 22nd minutes). But most of Lunin didn’t pass and confidently acted in the frame. The Leganes managed to equalize and now everything will be decided in the return leg.
LOAN WATCH: Andriy Lunin Leganés made his debut by playing the full match in a 2-2 draw against Rayo Vallecano in the Copa del Rey. pic.twitter.com/3IdyfmiLSA
— RMOnly (@ReaIMadridOnly) October 30, 2018
After game the main trainer of Madrid Mauricio Pellegrino made a comment regarding the result and the debut of the Ukrainian.
“We created a lot of chances in front of goal, but conceded two goals. It is always difficult to play first match. Do not forget also about the match against Atletico Madrid at the weekend. The players kept in mind and this game.
Andrey Lunin finds a common language with teammates. He’s a young goalkeeper and still have to adapt,” said Pellegrino.
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Dave Zakarian has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Koz Post, Dave Zakarian worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.