Andriy Shevchenko scored the only goal in away match against Volyn. The victory allowed the footballers of Dynamo to catch up with their main rivals Shakhtar. Both teams now have 73 points, according to FFU.
The footballers of Yuriy Siomin could score earlier, but Oleksandr Aliiev didn’t manage to equalize from a spot on the 22nd minute. Before the goal of Shevchenko guests were close to get a ball into their net, but Oleksandr Shovkovskiy was a hero after Maikon headed. In this episode the goalkeeper of Ukrainian national team hurt his shoulder and was substituted during a break. The only goal in this match was scored by Andriy Shevchenko on the third added minute of the first half.
The day before Shakhtar had no troubles in a duel with Tavria. Miner’s striker Yevhen Selezniov opened the score on the 17th minute, but Anton Shynder put one back at the beginning of the second half. Later Yaroslav Rakytskiy and Selezniov made the final score - 3:1. It is highly possible that Ukrainian fans will have an opportunity to watch Golden match this season.
The third and the fourth teams in a tournament table Metalist and Dnipro accordingly played draws at Chornomorets (3:3) and Obolon (2:2). Vorskla and Zoria also scored two times into each other goal (2:2). In another match Arsenal beat Karpaty - 3:2.