Head coach of Ukrainian football Andriy Shevchenko decided on a bold experiment
November 20, hosted a friendly match Turkey — Ukraine (0:0). The mentor of the Ukrainians Andriy Shevchenko decided to experiment with squad for this game.
Came on the pitch for young players, some of them did, first went to play for the national team So in this game debuted 19-summer defender of Kiev “Dynamo” Vitaly Nikolenko. In the second half, produced another debutant 19 — year-old Mariana Swede.
Due to this composition, this match was a record for the national team of Ukraine at the average age of players at time of Shevchenko’s work. The average age was 23.3 years, which is the youngest record. At the same time, the oldest player in the match was 29-year-old Yevhen Konoplyanka.
The Ukrainian was in the top 100 most influential women of the world: photos of beauties
As previously reported, the international organization of Sport for all has offered to hold a friendly match between Russia and Ukraine in the 27-th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The treatment of this initiative will be sent to the Russian and Ukrainian associations of football next week.
“We have already prepared an appeal to the Russian football Union and the football Federation of Ukraine. Sport is friendship, and despite the fact that he should stay out of politics, it is an important component for establishing relationships. The game should take place on neutral territory, for example, in Serbia, which from a logistical point of view convenient for both Ukrainian and Russian fans. We hope that all parties will hear us and support this initiative”, – said the head of Sport for all Janis Kuzins.
Recall, the FFU will get a lot of money for the victory of Ukraine in the group of the League of Nations. The national team of Ukraine beat the Czech Republic (1:0) in the third round, and ahead of schedule guaranteed to itself the first place in the group B1 of the League of Nations. It is reported Znaj.ua. It is reported that a victory in the group team will receive 3 million Euro: 1,5 for participation in the tournament, and another 1.5 for the first place.
Note that the winner of the League of Nations will receive 6 million euros, finalist – 4.5 million, the team that won the 3rd place and 3.5 million, 4th place – 2.5 million
We will remind, the club in the Premier League signed a controversial player: he refused to support the Ukrainian army.
As reported Politeka, Zinchenko told who the Ukrainians will take to Manchester city.
Also Politeka wrote that Yarmolenko took the fight to the well-known leader: Want to take revenge.