Brazilian midfielder “Shakhtar” Bernard because of shoulder problems forced to terminate the season.
Director General “Shakhtar” Sergei Palkin in an interview with channel “Football 1” reported that Bernard in connection with the need shoulder surgery after the second leg of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League against Roma will fly to Brazil for the surgery.
For Bernard’s match against Roma could be the last in the Shakhtar shirt. The current contract of the Brazilian with the club expires in the summer of 2018, and sign a new agreement with the miners football team of Brazil wants.
Bernard spends his best season since joining Shakhtar in August 2013. In all competitions, the ex-midfielder “Atletico Mineiro” has played 28 matches in which he scored 10 goals and gave 4 assists.
Transfer Bernard is the largest in the history of Shakhtar. For the Brazilian reigning champion of Ukraine five years ago paid $ 25 million.