KHARKIV, Feb. 21, 2018 (AMP) — Champions League 2017-18 : Shakhtar Donetsk defeated AS Roma by a score of 2-1 (halftime: 0-1), in the first leg of a round of 16 game on Wednesday night at the Metalist Stadium in Kharkiv.
AS Roma had started off well by taking the lead in the 41st minute with a goal by Under Cengiz. Trailing 1-0 at half time, the “Hirnyky” nonetheless manage to reverse the direction of the game by scoring twice in the second period (Ferreyra '52 and Fred Santos '71).
The second leg between Shakhtar Donetsk and AS Roma will be played on Tuesday March 13, 2018 (kick-off: 20:45) in Rome.
Fixtures and Results : Round of 16
- 21 February 2018