Ukraine national team through to Euro 2016

The Ukraine national team beat Slovenia on aggregate score to make to the Euro 2016 finals.

Shakhtar players have made significant contribution to the success of Mykhailo Fomenko’s team. The following players took part in the qualifying campaign: goalkeeper Andriy Pyatov, defenders Vyacheslav Shevchuk, Oleksandr Kucher and Yaroslav Rakytskyy, midfielder Taras Stepanenko and forward Oleksandr Gladkyy. Also, the Ukraine coach called up Ivan Ordets, Maksym Malyshev and Viktor Kovalenko.

We wish Shakhtar’s internationals a bright game and only victories on the football fields of France in 2016!

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