Ukraine makes it to U20 FIFA World Cup final

Source : 112 Ukraine

The Yellow Blues will stand against the Republic of Korea
08:04, 12 June 2019

Ukraine's U20 team, June 2019
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Ukraine's junior national football team (U20) made it to the final of the U20 FIFA World Cup. In the semifinal, they beat Italy (1-0). FIFA press office reported that on Twitter.

Now, the team will fight the Republic of Korea in the final match, which is slated for June 15.

Related: Ukraine beats Luxembourg in UEFA Euro 2020 qualification

Recently, Ukraine's national team hosted the squad from Luxembourg in the game of UEFA Euro 2020 qualification. The fixture took place at Arena Lviv stadium - second match in a row.  

The Yellow Blues opened the score fast, with the header by Roman Yaremchuk who used a decent opportunity after the pass from his teammate Ruslan Malynovsky. Then, Taras Stepanenko tried his luck, but the ball hit the crossbar. After that, the guests managed to level up the game, and the intrigue was revived.

However, Ukrainians who had paid an enormous effort in the previous game were looking tired. A hard-won 1-0 was all they could put up that day. But, still, it's a victory and anotehr three points in the pocket of Andriy Shevchenko's men.  

Related: Football: Ukraine crushes Serbia in Euro-2020 Championship selection

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