Dynamo to participate in CIS Cup in place of Shakhtar14.12.2010
Dynamo to participate in CIS Cup in place of Shakhtar
Dynamo Kyiv will participate in the 19th Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Cup international football tournament, which will take place in St. Petersburg, Russia, on January 14-23, UKRINFORM reported, with reference to LIGABusinessInform.
Dynamo was placed into Group D during the draw, where its opponents will be Russia's youth football team, HJK Helsinki (Finland) and Ekranas (Panevezys, Lithuania).
It was reported earlier that Ukrainian champions Shakhtar Donetsk would represent Ukraine at the tournament. The reason for the club's refusal to participate in the competition was not disclosed.