F.C. Shakhtar Donetsk is a professional association football club originally hailing from Donetsk, Ukraine. Its official name is Football Club Shakhtar Donetsk and its nickname is Hirnyky (The Miners). It is currently based in Kiev and play in Kharkiv due to crisis in Donetsk region. It competes in top tier Ukrainian Premier League. Its home ground is 40,003 capacity Metalist Stadium which they share with FC Metalist 1925 Kharkiv. It is one of the most successful Ukrainian football clubs in domestic tournaments. FC Shakhtar Donetsk has won league title 11 times, Ukrainian Cup on 12 occasions, Ukrainian Super Cup 8 times. It has also won UEFA Cup / UEFA Europa League once. Paulo Fonseca is their present manager Taison Barcellos Freda is captain. Shakhtar Donetsk is confident of improving performance in 2018-19 edition of UEFA Champions League.