Metalist ties 0-0 with German FC Bayer 04 Leverkusen in Champions League

Print version
Sept. 21, 2012, 10:25 a.m. | Sports — by Interfax-Ukraine

Leverkusen's Stefan Kiessling, left, gets injured by Metalist's Edmar, center, during the Europa League Group K soccer match between Bayer Leverkusen and FC Metalist Kharkiv in Leverkusen, Germany, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012.
© AP


The Interfax-Ukraine News Agency – a company belonging to the Interfax Information Services international group – has been an information provider in the political and economic information market of Ukraine since 1992.

FC Metalist Kharkiv drew 0-0 with FC Bayer 04 Leverkusen in a group match of the Champions League.

The match took place in Leverkusen on September 20.

Metalist managed to cut short an unpleasant tradition in its matches against Bayer 04 Leverkusen after it was beaten by the German team two times in the last 32 of the 2010-11 UEFA Europa League: 0-4 in Kharkiv and 0-2 in Leverkusen.

The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively public debate through the Disqus system. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. The Kyiv Post will ban flagrant violators. If you think that a comment or commentator should be banned, please flag the offending material.
comments powered by Disqus


© 1995–2016 Public Media

Web links to Kyiv Post material are allowed provided that they contain a URL hyperlink to the material and a maximum 500-character extract of the story. Otherwise, all materials contained on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced without the prior written permission of Public Media at
All information of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency placed on this web site is designed for internal use only. Its reproduction or distribution in any form is prohibited without a written permission of Interfax-Ukraine.