Croatian striker Eduardo da Silva was left on the bench for the entire duration of the 2015 Ukrainian Super Cup as Shakthar Donetsk scored twice in stoppage time on the way to a 2-0 win over arch rivals Dynamo Kyiv. Ahead of the game, OleksandrHladkyi was given the nod in the Shakthar Donetsk attack by manager MirceaLucescuahead of Eduardo.
Eduardo da Silva was able to seal a third successive Ukrainian Super Cup at Shakthar Donetsk despite the fact that he was on the bench for the whole game. He had earlier been part of the 2013 Ukrainian Super Cup and 2014 Ukrainian Super Cup wins.
For the 2014 Ukrainian Super Cup, Eduardo da Silva was not in the Shakthar Donetsk squad as they beat arch rivals Dynamo Kyiv 2-0 to win the trophy thanks to two goals in the last 15 minutes from OleksandrHladkyi and Marlos. Eduardo was also not in the squad for the 2013 Ukrainian Super Cup win over Chornomorets. Brazilian midfielder Fred was the star of the show after he scored twice on the way to a 3-1 win.