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30 September 2014
Lucescu can't hide Shakhtar despair
Shakhtar coach Mircea Lucescu struggled to find any positives after his side threw away a two-goal lead to draw with Porto on Tuesday.
29 September 2014
Lucescu happy to host Porto in Lviv stadium
Mircea Lucescu is determined to make the most of a bad situation when Shakhtar Donetsk take on Porto in Lviv on Tuesday.
17 September 2014
Stepanenko credits Lucescu's tactics
Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taras Stepanenko credited coach Mircea Lucescu's tactics after Wednesday's 0-0 draw at Athletic Bilbao.
16 September 2014
Lucescu opens up about Shakhtar challenges
Coaching Ukrainian Premier League champions Shakhtar Donetsk has presented Mircea Lucescu with some unique challenges.
8 August 2014
Inherited messes, abusive owners & political unrest: this season's toughest gigs
It's supposed to be the time of year for high hopes and unrealistic expectations – but not for this lot, says
22 July 2014
Lucescu blames agent for AWOL Shakhtar players
Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu has taken aim at agent Kia Joorabchian, believing he encouraged six players not to return to Ukraine.
11 December 2013
Lucescu laments Donetsk display at Man United
Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu rued his team's error-riddled performance as they lost to Manchester United 1-0 at Old Trafford.
10 December 2013
How Shakhtar 2.0 are trying to make history against United
Victory at Old Trafford will ensure their safe passage to the Champions League knockout stages...
10 December 2013
Shakhtar's Lucescu wary of wounded Man United
Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu says Manchester United's poor form means nothing ahead of Tuesday's clash at Old Trafford.
28 November 2013
Lucescu: Shakhtar 'lucky' to thrash Sociedad
Shakhtar Donetsk head coach Mircea Lucescu believes his side were 'lucky' to thrash Real Sociedad 4-0 on Wednesday.