Shakhtar Donetsk Wins 13th Ukrainian Cup Championship
This is the third Ukrainian Cup Championship in a row for Shakhtar Donetsk
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Shakhtar Donetsk defeated Inhulets Petrove 4-0 in the final of the 2018/2019 Ukrainian Cup, held on May 15, 2019, and defended the title for the third consecutive time.
The goals for Shakhtar were scored by Tete (28, 39), Junior Moraes (45+1), and Manor Solomon (64), according to Ukrinform.
This is Shakhtar’s 13th Ukrainian Cup title over the period of Ukraine’s independence. Dynamo Kyiv has 11 titles, Chornomorets Odesa – two, Vorskla Poltava – one, and Tavriya Simferopol – one.
On the way to the final, Shakhtar Donetsk beat Olimpik Donetsk (3-2), Dynamo Kyiv (1-1, 4-3 on penalties) and Dnipro-1 (2-0).
Inhulets became the only club so far from the First League to play in a Ukrainian Cup final.