Shakhtar Donetsk Vs Borussia Dortmund Highlights: This week’s Champions League campaign continued on rolling with Borussia travelling to the Donbass Arena in order to play the 1rst leg of their round of 16 which was scheduled to be played against Shakhtar Donetsk.
A 2-2 draw was the concluding result between the 2 sides that fought hard from the start till the very end hoping to get an advantage ahead of their next fixture in a few weeks.
Shakhtar’s Darijo Srna was the first to find the back of the net with a superb free-kick set piece that was launched at the 31rst minute in which the Croatian midfielder curled it past Roman Weidenfeller.
In the last remaining minutes of the 1rst half Lewandowski tied the game up 1-1 in what was a very fortunate moment for the visiting side.
Gotze crossed the ball from the right wing which fell to Lewandowski who tried to hit the ball but missed it completely although however this mishit caused the 2 defenders around him to fall down allowing the 24 years old forward to slam it home and equalize the match.
The 2nd half arrived with both sides managing to find the net. Shakhtar with Douglas Costa as he sneaked his way into the defensive line of Borussia and with an efficient volley his side took the lead once again.
A late corner from Schmelzer saw Mat Hummels leveling the playing field one more time as it concluded in a draw and with everything on the line for their 2nd leg.