Goals from Oleksandr Hladkyy, Darijo Srna and Joao Carlos Teixeira ensured that Shakhtar Donetsk earned a 3-0 victory over Fenerbahce to progress into the playoff round of Champions League qualification this evening.
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Fenerbahce almost hit back with a chance of their own when Fernandao rose highest in the box, only to send his header just a few inches over the Donetsk crossbar.
Teixeira was up next for the home side and he spurned a good opportunity when he fired straight down the throat of Demirel from the centre of the box.
The miss was not to matter too much, however, as Hladkyy made a standout run in the 25th minute to meet Srna's near-post cross and divert the ball beyond a helpless Demirel in the Fenerbahce goal.
The home side went further in front after the break through Srna, who tucked home a 65th-minute penalty after Demirel brought down Marlos inside the box.
Shakhtar ensured that there was no way back into the game for Fenerbahce, as Teixeira grabbed his side's third goal of the night with a neat finish to cap off a memorable counter-attack.