Midfielder “Schalke” Yevhen Konoplyanka became the hero of the Ruhr Derby.
On the crucial match against Borussia D coaching staff Schalke for the first time since Feb released Konoplyanka in the starting lineup, and former leader of the “Dnepr” thank Domenico Tedesco for the trust.
Before the break, the Linnet actively participated in the attacks Schalke and could differ a goal scored, and the hour of Ukrainians came in the 50th minute Eugene to counterattack, came the shock position and powerful left kick sent the ball into the net. Schalke won with the score 2:0 and made a serious bid for second place giving the permit in a group stage of the Champions League.
In Derby Linnet spent 74 minutes and has become one of the most valuable players in Schalke according to the portal “Whoscored”. On account of the midfield three shots on goal and gave 70 transmission (79% accuracy).
Yevhen Konoplyanka this season in all competitions in the “Schalke” has spent 25 matches. On account of the national team of Ukraine 5 goals and 4 assists.