Ukraine

  • England expects…not a lot

    September 12, 2012

    Brian Glanville watches a disjointed performance from an England side fortunate to walk away from Wembley with a point.

  • History of football in Ukraine 1945-1972

    August 20, 2012

    Three years after the National Stadium was set to open, Kyiv was liberated from Nazi occupation by the Red Army. More on the history of Ukraine football...

  • History of Ukraine football – the early days

    August 4, 2012

    If you take a look at the official FIFA records, you will find that the Ukrainian national team, as a separate and recognized entity, has existed for only twenty years. However, the history of football in the country dates back to the 19th century and incorporates two world wars.

  • Euro 2012 live: England-Ukraine, France-Sweden

    June 19, 2012

    Final set of group matches tonight, with co-hosts Ukraine facing England, while France meet Sweden. It promises to be another tense, exciting evening, so follow the action with us and share your thoughts on both games...

  • Euro 2012 live: France v Ukraine

    June 15, 2012

    Co-hosts Ukraine will be looking to build on their opening game win over Sweden, but they can expect to face a stiffer challenge from France in Donetsk. Follow the action here and share your thoughts on the match...

  • Euro 2012: the story so far…

    June 14, 2012

    A tournament of surprises is in danger of being undermined by events taking place off the pitch: Euro 2012 the story so far, by Brian Glanville.

  • Euro 2012: Sweden v Ukraine live

    June 11, 2012

    Second game of the day from Group D and it's a belated welcome to co-hosts Ukraine as they take on Sweden in Kiev. Follow the action live with us, and contribute to our coverage.

  • Ukraine coach interview: Oleg Blokhin

    June 5, 2012

    "Foreign players occupy key roles at our top clubs so it’s not only making my job very difficult but also slowing down development of our promising talent." Blokhin lament the influx of foreign players to Ukraine.