Dynamo to play Valencia in Cyprus

FC Dynamo Kyiv and Valencia CF's UEFA Europa League round of 32 opener will be played in Nicosia, Cyprus, due to the security situation in the Ukrainian capital.

The sides will meet at the GSP Stadium in Nicosia
The sides will meet at the GSP Stadium in Nicosia ©Getty Images

UEFA has decided to change the venue for the UEFA Europa League match between FC Dynamo Kyiv and Valencia CF, which was scheduled to take place on Thursday 20 February at the NSK Olimpiyskyi Stadium in Kyiv, due to the security situation in the Ukrainian capital.

The round of 32 first-leg game will now be played at the GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, on Thursday 20 February from 20.00 local time (19.00CET).