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After losing by minimal difference against Dynamo Kyiv, the Georgians managed to beat Shakhtar Donetsk. 

The Georgian most winner club Dinamo Tbilisi played their third friendly match, part of the pre season set out. After they’re first experimental draw in Tbilisi against Armenian Shiraz, they traveled to Austria where they had two arrangements with both of the Ukrainian League leaders.

The first match was against Dynamo Kyiv, and after a tied adeptness the Ukrainians managed to win it 1-0. The only goal of the match was scored by the Ukrainian forward Artem Kravets at the 7th minute of the first half. The Georgians had a few clear opportunities to score but couldn’t do it.

Two days after the game, Dinamo Tbilisi faced the other Ukrainian favorite, Shakhtar Donetsk. This time the team looked more concentrated from the beginning, the Spanish attacker Xisco scored the only goal of the match at the 34th minute. The Ukrainian team was looking a little bit better in the offensive area, and even managed to have a few clear opportunities to score. The best chance was from the penalty spot at the 49th minute, but the shoot of Douglas Costa was saved by Dinamo’s goalkeeper Georgi Loria.

The Georgian team will face the next rivals on 27th June, and it’s going to be the Romanian FCR Cluj. But maybe the most important day in this off season will be tomorrow, 24th June, because the draw of the Champions League 2013-2014 Qualifying Round is going to be made in Nyon. This day the Georgian team will finally know the teams they will have to face on their path to the continental major tournament.