The communications department of the national police directorate in the Lviv region reports.
"The main task of law enforcement officers- to ensure public order and safety of the soccer fans. It is, first of all, relate to the area adjoining the stadium, the city downtown and train stations," a statement said.
Also, police along with stewards will closely monitor fans for carrying prohibited items.
Recall that tonight on February 18, 1/16 finals between FC Shakhtar Donetsk and "Schalke 04" (Germany) will be played at the Arena Lviv stadium. The kick-off time -22.05. The tie will be attended visit by more than 25,000 people, 1,500 of them are foreign fans.