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Nickname(s) Головна команда (The Main Team)
Жовто-Сині (The Yellow and Blue)
Association Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU)
Федерація Футболу України
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Flag of Ukraine Oleksandr Petrakov (interim)
Asst coach Flag of Italy Mauro Tassotti
Flag of Italy Andrea Maldera
Flag of Ukraine Oleksandr Shovkovskiy
Captain Andriy Pyatov
Most caps Anatoliy Tymoshchuk (144)
Top scorer Andriy Shevchenko (48)
Ground Various
FIFA code UKR
FIFA ranking 24 Steady (19 December 2019)
Highest FIFA ranking 11 (February 2007)
Lowest FIFA ranking 132 (September 1993)
Elo ranking 19 Decrease 1 (17 November 2019)
Highest Elo ranking 14 (November 2010)
Lowest Elo ranking 69 (29 March 1995)
First international  Ukraine 1–3 Hungary 
(Uzhhorod, Ukraine; 29 April 1992)
Biggest win  Ukraine 9–0 San Marino 
(Lviv, Ukraine; 6 September 2013)
Biggest defeat  Croatia 4–0 Ukraine 
(Zagreb, Croatia; 25 March 1995)
 Spain 4–0 Ukraine 
(Leipzig, Germany; 14 June 2006)
 Czech Republic 4–0 Ukraine 
(Prague, Czech Republic; 6 September 2011)
World Cup appearances 1 (First in 2006)
Best result Quarter-finals (2006)
UEFA European Championship appearances 3 (First in 2012)
Best result Group stage (2012, 2016)
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The Ukraine national football team is the national association football team of Ukraine and is controlled by the Football Federation of Ukraine, the governing body for football in Ukraine. The current team head coach is Andriy Shevchenko, who is also top goalscorer for the national team. Ukraine plays its home matches in various locations, with Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev being main home ground of Ukraine.

The team's biggest success on the world stage was reaching the quarter-finals in the 2006 FIFA World Cup, which also marked the team's debut in the finals of a major championship. Ukraine has also competed in two UEFA European Championship tournaments, including in 2012 when they co-hosted the tournament with Poland.

Results and fixtures

2019

UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 22 March 2019 Portugal  0–0  Ukraine Lisbon, Portugal  
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Report (FFU)
Report (FPF)
Stadium: Estádio da Luz
Attendance: 58,355
Referee: Clément Turpin (France)
UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 25 March 2019 Luxembourg  1–2  Ukraine Luxembourg City, Luxembourg  
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Turpel Goal 34' Report (FFU)
Report (FLF)
Tsyhankov Goal 40'
Rodrigues Goal 90+3' (o.g.)
Stadium: Stade Josy Barthel
Attendance: 4,653
Referee: Mattias Gestranius (Finland)
UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 7 June 2019 (2019-06-07) Ukraine  5–0  Serbia Lviv, Ukraine  
20:45 Tsyhankov Goal 26'28'
Konoplyanka Goal 46'75'
Yaremchuk Goal 59'
Report (UAF)
Report (FSS)
Stadium: Arena Lviv
Attendance: 34,915
Referee: Antonio Mateu Lahoz (Spain)
UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 10 June 2019 Ukraine  1–0  Luxembourg Lviv, Ukraine  
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Yaremchuk Goal 6' Report (UAF)
Report (FLF)
Stadium: Arena Lviv
Referee: Peter Kralović (Slovakia)
UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 7 September 2019 Lithuania  0–3  Ukraine Vilnius, Lithuania  
18:00
(19:00 UTC+3)
[Report (UAF)]
[Report (LFF)]
Zinchenko Goal 7'
Marlos Goal 27'
Malinovskyi Goal 62'
Stadium: LFF Stadium
Referee: Irfan Peljto (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Friendly 10 September 2019 Ukraine  2–2  Nigeria Dnipro, Ukraine  
20:30 Zinchenko Goal 78'
Yaremchuk Goal 79'
[Report (UAF)]
[Report (NFF)]
Aribo Goal 4'
Osimhen Goal 34' (pen.)
Stadium: Dnipro-Arena
Referee: Paolo Valeri (Italy)
UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 11 October 2019 Ukraine  2–0  Lithuania Kharkiv, Ukraine  
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Malinovskyi Goal 29'58' [Report (UAF)]
[Report (LFF)]
Stadium: Metalist Stadium
Referee: Harald Lechner (Austria)
UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 14 October 2019 Ukraine  2–1  Portugal Kiev, Ukraine  
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Yaremchuk Goal 6'
Yarmolenko Goal 27'
[Report (UAF)]
[Report (FPF)]
Ronaldo Goal 72' (pen.) Stadium: NSK Olimpiyskiy
Attendance: 65,883
Referee: Anthony Taylor (England)
Friendly 14 November 2019 Ukraine  1–0  Estonia Zaporizhia, Ukraine  
19:00 (UTC+2) Bezus Goal 92+2' [Report (UAF)]
[Report (EFF)]
Stadium: Slavutych-Arena
Referee: Juan Martínez Munuera (Spain)
UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying Group B 17 November 2019 Serbia  2–2  Ukraine Belgrade, Serbia  
15:00
(16:00 UTC+3)
Tadić Goal 9' (pen.)
Mitrović Goal 56'
[Report (UAF)]
[Report (FSS)]
Yaremchuk Goal 33'
Besyedin Goal 90+3'
Stadium: Red Star Stadium
Referee: Bobby Madden (Scotland)

2020

Friendly 27 March 2020 France  v  Ukraine Paris, France  
Report Stadium: Stade de France
Friendly 31 March 2020 Poland  v  Ukraine Chorzów, Poland  
Report Stadium: Silesian Stadium
Friendly 26 May 2020 Ukraine  v  Cyprus Kharkiv, Ukraine  
Report Stadium: Metalist Stadium
Friendly 2 June 2020 TBD v  Ukraine  
Friendly 7 June 2020 TBD v  Ukraine  
UEFA Euro 2020 14 June 2020 (2020-06-14) Netherlands  v  Ukraine Amsterdam, Netherlands  
Stadium: Johan Cruyff Arena
UEFA Euro 2020 18 June 2020 (2020-06-18) Ukraine  v Flag of ? Winner Play-off Path D/A Bucharest, Romania  
Stadium: Arena Națională
UEFA Euro 2020 22 June 2020 (2020-06-22) Ukraine  v  Austria Bucharest, Romania  
Stadium: Arena Națională

Players

Current squad

The following players have been called up for a friendly match against  Estonia and an UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying match against  Serbia on 14 and 17 November 2019 respectively.
Players' records are accurate as of 17 November 2019 after the match against Serbia.

# Pos Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
12 1GK Andriy Pyatov (Captain) 28 June 1984 (1984-06-28) (age 37) 93 0 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk
23 1GK Andriy Lunin 11 February 1999 (1999-02-11) (age 22) 5 0 Flag of Spain Valladolid
1 1GK Yuriy Pankiv 3 November 1984 (1984-11-03) (age 36) 0 0 Flag of Ukraine Oleksandriya
22 2DF Mykola Matviyenko 2 May 1996 (1996-05-02) (age 25) 26 0 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk
21 2DF Oleksandr Karavayev 2 June 1992 (1992-06-02) (age 29) 25 1 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
4 2DF Serhiy Kryvtsov 15 March 1991 (1991-03-15) (age 30) 16 0 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk
2 2DF Eduard Sobol 20 April 1995 (1995-04-20) (age 26) 14 0 Flag of Belgium Club Brugge
16 2DF Vitaliy Mykolenko 29 May 1999 (1999-05-29) (age 22) 8 0 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
19 2DF Serhiy Bolbat 13 June 1993 (1993-06-13) (age 28) 5 0 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk
3 2DF Ihor Plastun 20 August 1990 (1990-08-20) (age 31) 4 0 Flag of Belgium Gent
6 2DF Artem Shabanov 7 March 1992 (1992-03-07) (age 29) 2 0 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
7 3MF Andriy Yarmolenko 23 October 1989 (1989-10-23) (age 31) 86 37 Flag of England West Ham United
10 3MF Yevhen Konoplyanka 29 September 1989 (1989-09-29) (age 32) 85 21 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk
5 3MF Serhiy Sydorchuk 2 May 1991 (1991-05-02) (age 30) 28 2 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
8 3MF Ruslan Malinovskyi 4 May 1993 (1993-05-04) (age 28) 27 5 Flag of Italy Atalanta
20 3MF Viktor Kovalenko 14 February 1996 (1996-02-14) (age 25) 26 0 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk
18 3MF Roman Bezus 26 September 1990 (1990-09-26) (age 31) 22 5 Flag of Belgium Gent
15 3MF Viktor Tsyhankov 15 November 1997 (1997-11-15) (age 23) 20 3 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
14 3MF Vitaliy Buyalskyi 6 January 1993 (1993-01-06) (age 28) 8 0 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
17 3MF Yevhen Shakhov 30 November 1990 (1990-11-30) (age 30) 7 1 Flag of Italy Lecce
13 3MF Volodymyr Shepelyev 1 June 1997 (1997-06-01) (age 24) 6 0 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
11 4FW Artem Besyedin 31 March 1996 (1996-03-31) (age 25) 13 2 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
9 4FW Roman Yaremchuk 27 November 1995 (1995-11-27) (age 25) 12 5 Flag of Belgium Gent

Recent call-ups

The following players have been called up for the team within the last 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Denys Boyko INJ 29 January 1988 (1988-01-29) (age 33) 6 0 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv v.  Lithuania, 11 October 2019 WD
DF Mykyta Burda INJ 24 April 1995 (1995-04-24) (age 26) 8 0 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv v.  Lithuania, 11 October 2019 WD
DF Bohdan Butko 13 January 1991 (1991-01-13) (age 30) 33 0 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk v.  Luxembourg, 10 June 2019 WD
DF Vasyl Kravets 20 August 1997 (1997-08-20) (age 24) 0 0 Flag of Spain Leganés v.  Serbia, 7 June 2019 PRE
MF Marian Shved 16 July 1997 (1997-07-16) (age 24) 2 0 Flag of Scotland Celtic v.  Estonia, 14 November 2019
MF Dmytro Ivanisenya 11 January 1994 (1994-01-11) (age 27) 1 0 Flag of Ukraine Zorya Luhansk v.  Estonia, 14 November 2019
MF Oleksandr Zinchenko INJ 15 December 1996 (1996-12-15) (age 24) 31 4 Flag of England Manchester City v.  Estonia, 14 November 2019 WD
MF Marlos INJ 7 June 1988 (1988-06-07) (age 33) 16 1 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk v.  Estonia, 14 November 2019 WD
MF Taras Stepanenko SUS 8 August 1989 (1989-08-08) (age 32) 57 3 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk v.  Portugal, 14 October 2019
MF Mykola Shaparenko 4 October 1998 (1998-10-04) (age 23) 4 0 Flag of Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv v.  Lithuania, 7 September 2019 ALT
MF Ivan Petryak 13 March 1994 (1994-03-13) (age 27) 5 0 Flag of Hungary Fehérvár FC v.  Serbia, 7 June 2019 PRE
FW Júnior Moraes INJ 4 April 1987 (1987-04-04) (age 34) 5 0 Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk v.  Estonia, 14 November 2019 WD
FW Artem Kravets INJ 3 June 1989 (1989-06-03) (age 32) 23 8 Flag of Turkey Kayserispor v.  Luxembourg, 10 June 2019
FW Roman Zozulya 17 November 1989 (1989-11-17) (age 31) 32 4 Flag of Spain Albacete v.  Portugal, 22 March 2019 ALT

Notes:

  • INJ = Injured.
  • WD = Withdrew.
  • PRE = Preliminary squad.
  • RET = Retired from the national team.
  • SUS = Suspended for the next match.
  • U21 = Joined the Ukraine national under-21 team instead.
  • ALT = Alternate - replaces a member of the squad in case of injury/unavailability

Current coaching staff

Position Name
Head Coach Flag of Ukraine Andriy Shevchenko
Assistant Coaches Flag of Italy Mauro Tassotti
Flag of Italy Andrea Maldera
Flag of Ukraine Oleksandr Shovkovskiy
Goalkeeping Coach Flag of Spain Pedro Luis Jaro
Fitness Coaches Flag of Ukraine Vitaliy Kulyba
Observer Flag of Ukraine Volodymyr Onyshchenko
Physiotherapist Flag of Ukraine Andriy Shmorhun
Flag of Ukraine Anton Khudayev

Alumni

Former players

Main List of Ukrainian international players

Managers

Main List of Ukraine international managers

Honours

External links

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Ukraine – UEFA Euro 2016 – Group stage

1. Boyko 2. Butko 3. Khacheridi 4. Tymoshchuk 5. Kucher 6. Stepanenko 7. Yarmolenko 8. Zozulya 9. Kovalenko 10. Konoplyanka 11. Seleznyov 12. Pyatov 13. Shevchuk 14. Rotan (c) 15. Budkivskyi 16. Sydorchuk 17. Fedetskyi 18. Rybalka 19. Harmash 20. Rakitskiy 21. Zinchenko 22. Karavayev 23. Shevchenko

  • Manager: Flag of Ukraine Mykhaylo Fomenko
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