Viktor Kovalenko awarded Golden Boot
Viktor Kovalenko was named the top scorer of U20 World Cup. The World Championship took place in New Zealand; Viktor scored five goals in four games to win the FIFA Golden Boot. At half-time of the Dynamo vs Shakhtar game, the president of the Football Federation of Ukraine Andriy Pavelko presented the midfielder with an award.
- I knew it would happen today. And no matter how much time has passed since the end of the championship, the importance of the reward was not diminished in any way. I was looking forward to the award: such a match, so many fans in the stadium! Of course, it inspired me even more; I gained strength and confidence. I am glad that in the second half Mister fielded me, I was highly motivated - Viktor Kovalenko admitted after the win over Dynamo.