VIKTOR KOVALENKO AMONG TOP-50 PROMISING FOOTBALL PLAYERS, LA GAZZETTA DELLO SPORT
The reputable Italian sports newspaper La Gazetta dello Sport released a list of TOP-50 Promising Football Players (under 20) and included FC 'Shakhtar' midfielder Viktor Kovalenko in it.
Viktor (the only representative of Ukraine) ranks 35th.
'I am very happy to be among the promising young players. It is a great honor for me! However, this is the achievement of the whole 'Shakhtar' club and our Academy, thanks to them I have an opportunity to grow as a football player', Mr.Kovalenko comments.