Taras Stepanenko

City players line up for a team photo prior to the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Team News: Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero start for Manchester City
Gabriel Jesus starts alongside Sergio Aguero as Manchester City welcome Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.
Sep 26, 18:36
Taras Stepanenko celebrates scoring during the Europa League semi-final between Shakhtar Donetsk and Sevilla on April 28, 2016
Preview: Sevilla vs. Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Europa League semi-final second leg between Sevilla and Shakhtar Donetsk, with the tie locked at 2-2 at the halfway stage.
May 4, 15:14
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
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
Live Commentary: Shakhtar Donetsk 2-2 Sevilla - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Europa League semi-final first leg between Shakhtar Donetsk and Sevilla in Ukraine.
Apr 28, 18:00
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (C) reacts with his teammate Real Madrid's Welsh forward Gareth Bale (L) during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Real Madrid in Lviv on November 25, 2015
Match Analysis: Shakhtar Donetsk 3-4 Real Madrid
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid hold off a late Shakhtar Donetsk fightback to win 4-3 in the Champions League in Ukraine.
Nov 25, 22:35
Yevhen Seleznyov from Ukraine fights for the ball with Bostjan Cesar of Slovenia during the UEFA EURO 2016 Play-off for Final Tournament, First leg between Ukraine and Slovenia at Lviv Arena on November 14, 2015 in Lviv, Ukraine.
Team News: Slovenia make two alterations for Euro 2016 second-leg playoff with Ukraine
Slovenia make two changes to their side as they look to cause an upset and overturn a 2-0 deficit against Ukraine in their Euro 2016 second-leg playoff.
Nov 17, 19:08
Ukraine's Andriy Yarmolenko (C) celebrates after scoring during the Group C Euro 2016 qualifying football match against Luxembourg on November 15, 2014
Team News: Yevhen Konoplyanka, Andriy Yarmolenko start for Ukraine against Slovenia
Ukraine coach Mikhail Fomenko names both Yevhen Konoplyanka and Andriy Yarmolenko in his starting lineup for the Euro 2016 playoff first leg against Slovenia.
Nov 14, 16:14
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Paris Saint-Germain at the Arena Lviv, in the Ukrainian city of Lviv, on Septembe
Team News: Brazilian midfielder Bernard starts for Shakhtar Donetsk against Malmo
Bernard starts for Shakhtar Donetsk as manager Mircea Lucescu makes three changes from the side that lost 3-0 at home to PSG, while Malmo make one alteration.
Oct 21, 18:52
Spain's players celebrate after scoring during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Ukraine and Spain at Olympiysky stadium in Kiev on October 12, 2015
Result: Debut strike from Mario Gaspar earns Spain victory in Kiev
Mario Gaspar scores the only goal of the game to earn Spain a 1-0 win against Ukraine in Kiev.
Oct 12, 21:35
Spain's forward Alvaro Morata celebrates after scoring a goal with Spain's midfielder Isco, Spain's forward David Silva and Spain's defender Jordi Alba (R), during the EURO 2016 qualifier football match Spain vs Ukraine at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadiu
Preview: Ukraine vs. Spain
Sports Mole looks ahead to Spain's final Euro 2016 qualifier away in Ukraine, who still have hopes of finishing second.
Oct 11, 11:48
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender David Luiz looks on before the UEFA Champions league quarter-final first leg football match PSG vs FC Barcelona at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on April 15, 2015
Team News: Paris Saint-Germain's David Luiz passed fit for Shakhtar Donetsk test
Brazilian defender David Luiz is fit to start Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League clash against Shakhtar Donetsk.
Sep 30, 18:55
Karim Benzema of Real Madrid celebrates with Cristiano Ronaldo after scoring Real's opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Real Madrid and Shakhtar Donetsk at estadio Santiago Bernabeu on September 15, 2015
Player Ratings: Real Madrid 4-0 Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole takes a look at how each player performed during Real Madrid's 4-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in their Champions League Group A opener.
Sep 15, 23:10
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his second goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Shakhtar Donetsk at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 15, 2015
Match Analysis: Real Madrid 4-0 Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid beat Shakhtar Donetsk 4-0 in their Champions League Group A opener.
Sep 15, 22:25
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his second goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Shakhtar Donetsk at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 15, 2015
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo treble leads Real Madrid past 10-man Shakhtar
Real Madrid cruise to an opening Champions League group-stage win with a dominant victory over 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk at the Bernabeu.
Sep 15, 21:40
Karim Benzema of Real Madrid beats Andriy Pyatov of Shakhtar Donetsk, but does not socre during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Real Madrid and Shakhtar Donetsk at estadio Santiago Bernabeu on September 15, 2015
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 4-0 Shakhtar Donetsk - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Champions League Group A match between Real Madrid and Shakhtar Donetsk, which the hosts won 4-0.
Sep 15, 18:45
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
Ukraine's defender Oleksandr Kucher (L), forward Yevhen Konoplyanka (C) and defender Vyacheslav Shevchuk celebrate a goal on October 9, 2014
Result: Ukraine secure victory over Luxembourg in Euro 2016 qualifier
Goals from Artem Kravets, Denys Garmash and Yevhen Konoplyanka guide Ukraine to a 3-0 victory over Luxembourg in their Euro 2016 qualifying clash.
Jun 14, 18:57
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Mueller, defender Philipp Lahm, Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben celebrate after Polish striker Robert Lewandowski scored against Dortmund on November 1, 2014
Team News: Philipp Lahm only on Bayern Munich bench
Phillip Lahm is named in a Bayern Munich squad for the first time since November as they face Shakhtar Donetsk in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Mar 11, 18:59
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola (L) looks on during the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Bayern Munchen at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 23, 2014
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole previews the second leg of Bayern Munich and Shakhtar Donetsk's last-16 encounter in the Champions League.
Mar 9, 16:07
Bayern Munich's Rafinha, Mehdi Benatia, Arjen Robben and David Alaba celebrate a goal against Hamburg on February 14, 2015
Preview: Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of Bayern Munich's last-16 Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Feb 16, 12:01
Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian midfielder Alex Teixeira (L) vies with Porto's forward Ricardo Pereira during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match on Decemnber 10, 2014
Match Analysis: Porto 1-1 Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole analyses the Group H Champions League match between Porto and Shakhtar Donetsk.
Dec 10, 22:13
Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian midfielder Alex Teixeira (L) vies with Porto's forward Ricardo Pereira during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match on Decemnber 10, 2014
Result: Vincent Aboubakar strike earns Porto point against Shakhtar Donetsk
Porto earn a point in their Champions League clash against Shakhtar Donetsk as a late goal from Vincent Aboubakar gives them a draw.
Dec 10, 21:38
Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian midfielder Alex Teixeira (L) vies with Porto's forward Ricardo Pereira during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match on Decemnber 10, 2014
Live Commentary: Porto 1-1 Shakhtar Donetsk - as it happened
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of the Champions League Group H match between Porto and Shakhtar Donetsk.
Dec 10, 18:45
Ukraine's defender Oleksandr Kucher (L), forward Yevhen Konoplyanka (C) and defender Vyacheslav Shevchuk celebrate a goal on October 9, 2014
Result: Belarus undone by Ukraine late show
Ukraine earn a 2-0 win away at Belarus in this evening's Euro 2016 Group C qualifier at the Borisov Stadium, with both goals coming towards the end of the game.
Oct 9, 21:44
Daniel Duarte of Gibraltar competes for the ball with Karim Guede of Slovakia during an international friendly match on November 19, 2013
Result: Ukraine shocked by Slovakia
A Robert Mak goal in the first half sees Ukraine lose 1-0 at home to Slovakia in this evening's Euro 2016 Group C qualifier at the NSK Olympic Stadium.
Sep 8, 21:50
Robert Mak of Slovakia celebrates scoring a goal for Ukraine during the UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifier football match Ukraine vs Slovakia in Kiev, on September 8, 2014
Half-Time Report: Ukraine a goal down against Slovakia
Ukraine are currently 1-0 down against Slovakia in this evening's Euro 2016 Group C qualifier at the NSK Olympic Stadium, thanks to Robert Mak's goal.
Sep 8, 20:42
Poland's Sebastian Boenisch on the ball during his side's match with Czech Republic on June 16, 2012
Team News: Three changes each for Poland, Ukraine
Poland and Ukraine each make three changes for their World Cup qualifying clash tonight.
Mar 22, 19:52



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163