UKRAINE

Website - http://www.ffu.org.ua


Team Profile

Nickname:Ukraine

Ground: Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex

Capacity: 65400

Phone: +380 44 521 0535

Address:
Football Federation of Ukraine,
Ulyanovykh Street 1,
P.O. Box 293,
03150,
KIEV,


After Ukrainian Independence and breakaway from the Soviet Union, they played their first match against Hungary on 29 April 1992. The team's biggest success is reaching the last eight at the 2006 FIFA World Cup, which also marked the team's debut in the finals of a major championship. As a host nation Ukraine automatically qualified for Euro 2012, their debut in a European Football Championship, although they were knocked out in the group stages. They did qualify for Euro 2016 though.

Manager: Mykhaylo Fomenko
Captain: Anatoliy Tymoshchuk