Category Archives: Football

Ukraine’s first 2-1 win in World Cup 2022 qualifier in Finland

21:17, 9 October 2021 – UNIAN World Cup qualification match between the national teams of Finland and Ukraine took place in Helsinki. The World Cup qualification match between the national teams of Finland and Ukraine took place in Helsinki. First-half goals from Andriy Yarmolenko and Roman Yaremchuk gave Ukraine a 2-1 win over Finland. West Ham United forward Yarmolenko put the

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Ukrainian football player Yaremchuk refused to communicate with the Russian media on camera in Russian

He set a condition that he would give video interviews only in Ukrainian. The striker of the Portuguese football club “Benfica” and the national team of Ukraine Roman Yaremchuk refused to talk to the camera with the representative of the Russian edition “Sport-Express” Maxim Allanazarov after the match against the Moscow “Spartak”. The Russian reported about it in the Telegram-channel. “It’s a pity that

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Boris brushes aside Angela Merkel’s ‘grave concern’ about the number of fans attending Euro 2020 games at Wembley

Angela Merkel has expressed ‘grave concern’ over number of fans at Wembley German Chancellor said far fewer fans were allowed to attend games in Munich Boris Johnson insisted games taking place in ‘careful and controlled manner’  Angela Merkel today expressed her ‘grave concern’ at the number of football fans allowed to attend Euro 2020 games at Wembley Stadium. The German

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“We won thanks to the Russian language”: the Russian Federation tried to cling to the success of the Ukrainian national team

Russian football commentator Dmitry Guberniev suggested that the Ukrainian national team defeated Sweden during the 1/8 finals of Euro 2020, allegedly thanks to the Russian language. He expressed this opinion on his Telegram channel. “ Oh, the great and mighty Russian language! On which the famous Ukrainian football player and coach Andriy Shevchenko gives instructions to the wards! .. The Russian language is the

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England and Ukraine fans barred from Rome quarter-final

Fans based in both England and Ukraine will not be able to attend the nations’ UEFA Euro 2020 quarter-final in Rome on Saturday due to Italian quarantine requirements. The English Football Association (FA) has confirmed it will not be selling tickets to the England Supporters Travel Club, the official arm of England’s away support, after the requirement by the Italian

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UEFA Euro 2020 odds, picks, predictions: European soccer expert reveals best bets for Sweden vs. Ukraine

28 June 2021 – By CBS Sports Staff The final spot in the Euro 2020 quarterfinals is up for grabs on Tuesday when Sweden battles Ukraine at Hampden Park in Scotland. Sweden enters Tuesday’s match full of confidence after going unbeaten in the group stage. Ukraine, meanwhile, managed to advance to the knockout stage despite losing two of its three matches

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St. Petersburg Euro 2020 Quarter-Final to Go Ahead Despite Covid Surge – Organizers

The Euro 2020 quarter-final in St. Petersburg on Friday will go ahead as planned, Russia’s tournament organizers told AFP Monday, as the city posted a new pandemic high for daily virus deaths.  “The quarter-final will take place as planned,” the press service of the organizing committee in Saint Petersburg said. A UEFA spokesperson told AFP that the surging outbreak “changes

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Saint Petersburg Posts Record Covid Toll Following Euro 2020

Russia’s Euro 2020 host Saint Petersburg on Saturday reported the country’s highest daily Covid-19 toll for a city since the start of the pandemic, data showed. Official figures said the city, which has already hosted six Euro 2020 matches and is due to host a quarter-final on Friday, recorded 107 virus deaths over the last 24 hours.  Russian news agencies

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Ukraine, Western Allies Defend Crimea on Euro 2020 Kit

Ukraine said Monday it would not allow anyone to insult its football kit that features Moscow-annexed Crimea while its Western allies gave the uniforms emblazoned with popular nationalist chants a thumbs up. Kiev has provoked Moscow’s ire after its football association unveiled Euro 2020 kits that show the outline of Ukraine including Crimea, that was annexed by Russia in 2014. The shirts

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