Football players of Dynamo Kyiv in the first game of the 3rd qualifying round of the Champions League will meet with the Austrian Sturm from Graz.
The fight will be broadcast live on August 3 on the setantasports.com OTT platform and on the Setanta Sports TV channel (cable networks only). The meeting starts at 21:00 Kyiv time, Ukrinform reports.
The first match for the “white-blue” will be nominally home. As in the confrontation with the Turkish Fenerbahce, Dynamo will host an opponent at the Miejski stadium in the Polish city of Lodz.
The match will be officiated by a referee from France. The judging panel will be headed by 33-year-old Francois Letexier, assistants on the line – Cyril Munier and Medi Ramuni, the fourth referee – Jeremy Stina.
The second leg will take place on Tuesday, August 9, at the Stadion Graz Liebenau in Graz, starting at 21.30.
The winner of the confrontation will play in the play-off round of the Champions League qualification, and the loser will play in the group stage of the Europa League.
“Storm” at the end of the last season of the Austrian championship took second place in the standings, losing first place to “Salzburg” and ahead of “Austria”.