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Ukraine football team Shakhtar Donetsk driven out by war

For decades, Shakhtar Donetsk has been one of eastern Europe's most successful football clubs.

The team won Ukraine's premier league five years running and hosted the England team in the Euro 2012 championships.

But for the last 10 months, the club's 50,000 seat stadium has lain empty because fighting in eastern Ukraine has made it too dangerous.

Tom Burridge speaks to fans and players about what the future holds for the club.

  • 05 Apr 2015
  • From the section Europe
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