For Shakhtar’s goalkeeper Andriy Pyatov in the Champions League match against Napoli was the hundredth in the European Cup.
Anniversary match Pyatov was victorious – “Shakhtar” with the score 2:1 beat Napoli, and the Pitmen’s goalkeeper, despite the goal conceded, was one of the best on the field.
Hundreds of his matches in the European competitions Pyatov started to collect since 2007. Together with “Shakhtar” the pupil of the Poltava “Vorskla” in the 2008-2009 season won the UEFA Cup and three times reached the playoffs of the Champions League. On account of the net 39 “dry” matches and 115 goals conceded.
Pyatov became the second Ukrainian goalkeeper played 100 matches in UEFA club competition. Pioneer is Olexandr shovkovskyi, who, along with Andriy Shevchenko divides the status of the main guard of Ukraine in Europe.
Top 5 guards of Ukraine in Euro cups:
1. Olexandr shovkovskyi (Dynamo) – 143 match
2. Andriy Shevchenko (Dynamo Kyiv, Milan, Chelsea) – 143
3. Anatoliy Tymoshchuk (Shakhtar, Zenit, Bayern, Kairat) – 137
4. Andriy Pyatov (Shakhtar) – 100
5. Oleg Gusev (Dynamo) – 97
Among active players not to mention European Cup experience Olexandr Kucher (84 matches), Andriy Yarmolenko (81), Yaroslav Rakitskiy (72), Ruslan rotan (68), Yevhen Konoplyanka (61), Artem Milevskiy (61), Eugene Khacheridi (59) and Dmytro Chygrynskiy (54).