About Dynamo Kiev , Champions League 3rd Round Opponent


Dynamo Kiev’s stadium is Valery Lobanovsky Dynamo Stadium which has a capacity of 16.950.
Damyanenko is their head-coach.
Team were the runner-ups for the last two Ukranian domestic league seasons.
They played the quarter-finals in 1998 in Champions League.

Players In-Out for 2006-2007

They sold Croatian midfielder Jerko Leko to AS Monaco and Georgian defender Aleksandr Amisulashvili to Shinnik from their squad.
They add Georgian defender Imedashvili from WIT, Bulgarian midfielder Georgi Peev from Dnipro and Brazilian midfielder Correa from Palmeiras to their team for the 2006-2007 season.
Also Argentinian-Italian talented forwarder Roberto Nanni returned to the club from Messina where he was on loan but his situation is not clear at the moment.

Squad Information

They have important players in their squad such as National team goalkeeper Oleksandr Shovkovsky, Ukranian national defender Serhiy Fedorov, Nigerian midfielder Yussuf, talented Uzbek player Maksim Shatskikh, former Fenerbahce player Rebrov, Latvian striker Verpakovskis who ended Turkish national team’s Euro 2004 dreams with Latvia national team, talented Ukranian national Rothan and creative Romanian player Florin Cernat
Above all, the new transfer Brazilian Correa who transferred from Palmeiras had a great effect on the team. He is a defensive midfielder who also has a great offensive awareness. He is having a great form at the moment.

Current Situation

Dynamo Kiev are the leader of Ukranian league with 6 points in 2 matches with goal differance. (9-1).
They beat Metalurgs in the Champions League 2nd Round with 8-1 on aggregate by beating them 4-1 in Latvia and 4-0 in Ukraine.

Related Link

Fenerbahce Champions League Campaign 2006-2007


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