Fenerbahce v Shakhtar: Confirmed Line-ups – Nani makes debut, Van Persie on the bench

Fenerbahçe take on Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League preliminary play-off round today at the Şükrü Saracoğlu stadium.

Right-back Gökhan Gönül picked up a late injury and has been ruled out, Hasan Ali Kaldırım will start in his place.

Former Manchester United stars Nani and Robin van Persie have both been included in the match day squad but only the Portuguese international will start.


Nani will make his debut while Van Persie could be brought on in the second half. The Dutch star lacks full match fitness and will not be risked unless necessary.


KICK-OFF: 21.00
STADIUM: Şükrü Saraçoğlu
REFEREE: Manuel Jorge Moreira Sousa

FENERBAHÇE: Volkan Demirel, Hasan Ali, Bruno Alves, Simon Kjaer, Caner Erkin, Mehmet Topal, Josef de Souza, Luis Nani, Diego Ribas, Moussa Sow , Jose Fernandao
MANAGER: Vitor Pereira

: Pyatov, Srna, Ordets, Rakitsky, Azevedo, Stepanenko, Fred, Bonfim, Alex, Taison, Gladkiy
MANAGER: Mircea Lucescu

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