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An indelible memory

October 21, 2020 will be a difficult date to forget for Vitor Eduardo, better known in football’s world as 'Vitao'.

The 20-year-old Brazilian center-back from Shakhtar fulfilled his dream of playing his first minutes in the UEFA Champions League today and in what better place to do so than against Real Madrid CF, the most successful team in the competition with 13 titles, as a visitor team.

An indelible memory in which the result also accompanied to close a perfect night. Luis Castro's team beat the white squad by 2-3 and added the first three points in the competition and they also places them as leaders of Group B since in the other group match Inter Milan and Borussia Monchengladbach tied at two.

Vitao, who entered the game in the 92nd minute, makes his debut in European competition and shows that he is not only a player to watch in the short-term future, but also in the immediate present. Without a doubt, this is just the beginning of a long and prosperous road.