Sergey Palkin, Chief Executive Officer, FC Shakhtar
"Today FC Shakhtar is more than just a club: we establish new benchmarks and standards the art of football! This is proved by many things: the European record of our club's achievements, unique football infrastructure, a children's and youth academy and the latest technologies in sports medicine... Also, the new stadium has become a real pilgrimage site for tourists and a recreational place for the city residents."
Over its 77-year history FC Shakhtar has been the Ukrainian Champion for nine times (2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010-2014); has won the Ukrainian Football Cup ten times, the Super Cup of Ukraine - seven times; and won the UEFA Cup in 2009.
This impressive record comes from the excellence and professionalism of football players and coaches, team work, strong morale and the keen support of fans.
System Capital Management has been the primary sponsor of FC Shakhtar since 18 July 2006. SCM and the football club is a tandem of leaders with the priority objective of developing Ukrainian football.Last updated: 19.10.2016