Eliminated from the Champions League by FC Timisoara (A Romanian football team from the West of the country), Sahtior Donetsk qualified in Europa League groups, without problems. The Ukrainian team won against Sivasspor twice, scoring 2-0 and 3-0. Srna played his part, managing to get two penalties, long contested by the Turks.

Sahtior Donetsk players are trained by Romanian Mircea Lucescu. They dominated the last match from the beginning till the final whistle. Luiz Adriano and Jadson used the penalties Dari Srna won to score the winning goals. Sahtior is now looking forward to Friday, when they'll find out their next competitors from the Europa League groups.

At the same time, four Romanian teams are still waiting for the so-longed fir qualification. Steaua, Dinamo, CFR Cluj and FC Vaslui will compete against Saint Patrick's Athletic (Irlanda), Slovan Liberec (Cehia), FK Sarajevo (Bosnia) and AEK Atena (Grecia) respectively.

These are results of their first confrontations:

  • CFR Cluj (Romania) - FK Sarajevo (Bosnia), 1-1
  • Slovan Liberec (the Czech Republic) - Dinamo Bucharest (Romania), 2-0
  • AEK Atena (Grecia) - FC Vaslui (Romania), 1-2
  • Saint Patrick's Athletic (Irlanda) - Steaua Bucharest (Romania), 0-3

The teams will meet again tonight.