Yaroslav Rakitskiy

Born: August 3, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Pershotravensk, Ukraine
Nationality: Ukraine Ukrainian

Position: Centre-back
Career History
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Sports Mole has 26 articles about Yaroslav Rakitskiy. Articles 1 to 26:
Niall McGinn celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 Group C match between Ukraine and Northern Ireland on July 16, 2016
Result: Northern Ireland keep Euro 2016 hopes alive with win over Ukraine
Northern Ireland keep their hopes at Euro 2016 alive with a 2-0 victory over Ukraine in Lyon.
Jun 16, 18:57
Sevilla players celebrate their victory over Shakhtar Donetsk at the end of the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg on May 5, 2016
Result: Sevilla make 2016 Europa League final
Europa League holders Sevilla book their spot in the final of the European competition courtesy of a 5-3 aggregate victory over Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk.
May 5, 21:55
Shakhtar players celebrate scoring with a cheeky spot of coitus during the Europa League semi-final between Shakhtar Donetsk and Sevilla on April 28, 2016
Result: Sevilla draw with Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine
Kevin Gameiro scores a late penalty as Sevilla draw 2-2 with Shakhtar Donetsk in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final in Ukraine.
Apr 28, 22:00
The Shakhtar starting XI for the Europa League quarter-final between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk on April 7, 2016
Preview: Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Sevilla
Sports Mole peers ahead to Thursday night's Europa League semi-final first leg between Shakhtar Donetsk and reigning champions Sevilla.
Apr 27, 13:29
Ricardo Ferreira and Viktor Kovalenko in action during the Europa League quarter-final between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk on April 7, 2016
Preview: Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Braga
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Europa League quarter-final second leg between Shakhtar Donetsk and Braga, with the hosts leading 2-1 from last week.
Apr 12, 15:03
Facundo Ferreyra celebrates scoring during the Europa League quarter-final between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk on April 7, 2016
Result: Shakhtar Donetsk on course to reach Europa League semis after win at Braga
Shakhtar Donetsk are on course to advance to the Europa League semi-finals thanks to a 2-1 win away at Braga in the first leg of their quarter-final contest.
Apr 7, 21:55
Maksym Malyshev and Rafa in action during the Europa League quarter-final between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk on April 7, 2016
Live Commentary: Braga 1-2 Shakhtar Donetsk - as it happened
Relive Thursday night's Europa League quarter-final first leg as Shakhtar Donetsk picked up a 2-1 away win at Braga.
Apr 7, 19:05
Shakhtar Donetsk's players celebrate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match Shakhtar Donetsk vs Malmo on November 3, 2015
Preview: Braga vs. Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to Thursday night's Europa League quarter-final first leg between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk.
Apr 6, 17:47
Bostjan Cesar of Slovenia scores the opening goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier play-off second leg match between Slovenia and Ukraine at Ljudski Vrt Stadium on November 17, 2015
Result: Ukraine survive scare in Slovenia to qualify for Euro 2016
Ukraine qualify for Euro 2016 after a 1-1 draw in Slovenia gives them a 3-1 victory on aggregate in their qualifier.
Nov 17, 21:45
Shakhtar's players celebrate scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round football match between FC Shakhtar Donetsk and Fenerbahce SC in Lviv on August 5, 2015
Result: Marlos fires Shakhtar Donetsk to victory over Rapid Vienna in first-leg playoff
Shakhtar Donetsk take a 1-0 lead into the second leg of their Champions League qualifier against Rapid Vienna as a goal from Marlos fires them to the win in Vienna.
Aug 19, 21:37
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Half-Time Report: Shakhtar Donetsk lead Rapid Vienna with Marlos goal
Marlos scores on the stroke of half time to hand Shakhtar Donetsk a 1-0 lead in their Champions League clash against Rapid Vienna.
Aug 19, 20:36
Robert Beric of Rapid Wien celebrates scoring his teams first goal of the game during the third qualifying round 2nd leg UEFA Champions League match between Ajax Amsterdam and SK Rapid Vienna held at Amsterdam ArenA on August 4, 2015
Team News: Robert Beric leads line for Rapid Vienna against Shakhtar Donetsk
Robert Beric leads the line for Rapid Vienna in their Champions League match against Shakhtar Donetsk at the Ernst-Happel-Stadion.
Aug 19, 19:34
Olexandr Kucher of Shakhtar Donetsk battles with Bayern Munich's Bastian Schweinsteiger on February 17, 2015
Result: Bayern Munich stutter against Shakhtar Donetsk
Xabi Alonso is sent off for Bayern Munich as the German champions share a goalless draw in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 match against Shakhtar Donetsk.
Feb 17, 21:38
Olexandr Kucher of Shakhtar Donetsk battles with Bayern Munich's Bastian Schweinsteiger on February 17, 2015
Half-Time Report: Bayern Munich held by Shakhtar Donetsk
Shakhtar Donetsk and Bayern Munich fail to make the breakthrough in the first half of their Champions League match at the Arena Lviv.
Feb 17, 20:32
Shakhtar Donetsk's Alex Teixeira (R) fights for the ball with FC Porto's Maicon (L) on September 30, 2014
Match Analysis: Shakhtar Donetsk 2-2 Porto
Sports Mole analyses the 2-2 draw between Porto and Shakhtar Donetsk in Group H in the Champions League.
Sep 30, 22:15
Porto's Colombian forward Jackson Martinez celebrates after scoring during the Portuguese Cup football match VSC Guimaraes vs FC Porto at Afonso Henriques Stadium in Guimaraes on November 10, 2013
Result: Porto snatch late draw at Shakhtar Donetsk
FC Porto leave it late in the Ukraine as substitute Jackson Martinez scores twice in as many minutes to snatch a 2-2 draw.
Sep 30, 21:52
Porto's French-born Algerian midfielder Yacine Brahimi (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League play-off game against Lille on August 26, 2014
Half-Time Report: Shaktar Donetsk, FC Porto goalless at the break
Shaktar Donetsk and FC Porto are goalless at the break in Ukraine, with the visitors missing the chance to go ahead with a penalty.
Sep 30, 20:37
Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian forward Luiz Adriano vies with Athletic Bilbao's French defender Aymeric Laporte during the UEFA Champions League football match Athletic Club Bilbao vs FC Shakhtar Donetsk at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on September 17, 2
Match Analysis: Athletic Bilbao 0-0 Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Athletic Bilbao's goalless draw against Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.
Sep 17, 22:19
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Result: Athletic Bilbao and Shakhtar Donetsk clash ends in stalemate
Athletic Bilbao and Shakhtar Donetsk fail to find the net as their Champions League Group H encounter ends 0-0.
Sep 17, 21:39
Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian forward Luiz Adriano vies with Athletic Bilbao's French defender Aymeric Laporte during the UEFA Champions League football match Athletic Club Bilbao vs FC Shakhtar Donetsk at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on September 17, 2
Half-Time Report: Bilbao, Shakhtar drawing a blank
Athletic Bilbao and Shakhtar Donetsk's Champions League Group H clash at the San Mames remains goalless at half time.
Sep 17, 20:38
France's forward Olivier Giroud reacts next to midfielder Samir Nasri after Ukraine scored a goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying play-off first leg football match between Ukraine and France at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev on November 15, 2013
Preview: France vs. Ukraine
Sports Mole previews the second leg of the World Cup qualification playoff as France look to overturn a 2-0 first-leg defeat to Ukraine.
Nov 17, 14:23
Manchester United's English striker Danny Welbeck celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Manchester United at Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales, on August 17, 2013
Result: Manchester United held by spirited Shakhtar Donetsk
Manchester United hold on for a 1-1 draw at Shakhtar Donetsk as Taison cancels out Danny Welbeck's opener late on.
Oct 2, 21:35
Manchester United's English striker Danny Welbeck celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Manchester United at Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales, on August 17, 2013
Half-Time Report: Danny Welbeck puts Manchester United ahead
Manchester United lead against Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine thanks to an early strike from Danny Welbeck on his return to the side.
Oct 2, 20:32
Andriy Yarmolenko of Ukraine celebrates after scoring during a World Cup 2014 qualifying football match Ukraine vs Moldova in Odessa on March 26, 2013
Result: Ukraine smash nine past San Marino
Ukraine comfortably beat San Marino to stay in contention for World Cup qualification.
Sep 6, 20:58
Dortmund's Mario Gotze scores a goal against Werder Bremen on January 19, 2013
Result: Borussia Dortmund cruise into Champions League last eight
A comfortable 5-2 aggregate victory over Shakhtar Donetsk sees Borussia Dortmund progress to the Champions League last eight for the first time in 15 years.
Mar 5, 21:40
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In Pictures: Euro 2012 - England 1-0 Ukraine
A selection of photos of England's 1-0 win against co-hosts Ukraine.
Jun 19, 22:54



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