The players of the national team of Ukraine began preparation for the start of the qualifying tournament of Euro-2020.
Yesterday the players held in Kiev on NSK “Olympic” training session. And already on March 22 in Lisbon will be the first match of group b, in which the players of the Ukrainian team will play against the Champions of Europe the national team of Portugal. For the Portuguese fielded Cristiano Ronaldo, against which already came up with a plan Andriy Shevchenko.
The Ukrainian players had a training session at the Olympic stadium, and then took part in an autograph session and a photo with the fans.
Midfielder of the English Manchester city Oleksandr Zinchenko pleased young fan from Kazakhstan Turganbekov Ali, who has no legs. Ali loves soccer and play together with the famous footballer was his dream come true in Kiev!
Also with the Kazakhstan fan who received the gift of the ball poster photographed by Andriy Shevchenko!
The National Team Of Ukraine
Before the start of the national team of Ukraine for UEFA Euro 2020 head coach of “yellow-blue” Andrey Shevchenko gave press-conference in Kiev and answered the journalists ‘ questions. Ukrainian coach spoke about the leader of Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo.
“Against the best players in the world strategy is hard to find. We must work as a team. Should be a team game. There are slight variations to this game. Portugal is a great team. We will look for different strategies to take Ronaldo away from the goal.
Ronaldo in the match against Atletico showed that the age – it is not a hindrance. He’s skilled in the field: an excellent free-kick, he has a scoring instinct,” said Andrey.
Ukrainian team will meet with Portugal on March 22 and Luxembourg on March 25.
In the quarter finals of the FA Cup Manchester city away at the liberty stadium, scored a comeback victory over Swansea city with the score 2:3.
The bulls had a terrible first half, conceding from white Swan had two goals.
But in the second half man city have strengthened Oleksandr Zinchenko, Raheem sterling and Sergio Aguero, who came on as replacement. After that, the team of Josep Guardiola has managed three times to score and Swansea to win the match with the score 2:3.
Swansea: Nordfeldt — Roberts, van der Hoorn, Carter Wickers, Grimes — Byers (John, 73), Fulton, Celina — Routledge, Dyer (Asaro, 60), James.
Manchester City: Ederson — Walker, Otamendi, Laporte, Delph (Zinchenko, 57) — David Silva, Gundogan, Bernardo Silva — Mahrez (Agüero, 64), Jesus, San (Sterling, 57).
In the 79th minute, Sergio Aguero missed a penalty (goalkeeper).
After the game, Manchester city has published a photo of the players ‘ joy of “citizens” after the winning goal, Sergio Aguero, where brighter than others turned the Ukrainian Oleksandr Zinchenko.
🔵 #mancity #swansvcity pic.twitter.com/zxfZsHBJ96
— Manchester City (@ManCity) March 16, 2019
A new contract for Alexander Zinchenko
Ukrainian footballer Manchester city Alexander Zinchenko will be asked to re-sign with the bulls on improved conditions, reports The Sun.
The head coach of the current champion of the Premier League Josep Guardiola wants the Ukrainian remained in the team as his game, he already fall in love with fans of man city. The current agreement Zinchenko with the English club is calculated till June 2020.
Add that to 22-year-old Ukrainian, increasingly gets in the base city. Sasha was one of the best players in the match of 1/8 final of the Champions League against Schalke (7:0).
This season, at the moment, Zinchenko has played 20 matches, scored one goal and five assists.
Man City – Schalke – 7:0
On 12 March the return match of 1/8 final of the Champions League Manchester city defeated the “Etihad stadium” Schalke 04.
The first match in Gelsenkirchen English team won with the score 2:3, and therefore in the second leg with an advantage could play uninhibited. In the end, city scored seven besotting goals against the Germans.
Interestingly, the “rogues” were kept until the 35th minute, keeping at least some intrigue in the match, but then quick scored a brace while Sergio Aguero, and a goal in the asset recorded Leroy Sané. In the second half, the beating continued. Accurate strikes in the asset recorded Raheem sterling, Bernardo Silva, Phil Foden and Gabriel BOM Jesus.
As a result, the victory of man city with the score 7:0! The Josep Guardiola’s team continues to fight for the victory in the Champions League!
12 March in Turin in the return match of 1/8 final of the Champions League Juventus defeated Atletico Madrid with the score 3:0 and reached the quarter-finals.
The first meeting in Spain ended with the score 2:0 in favor of Atletico, but because they have to attack and score. Which they did, largely thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo, who scored twice. To the 48-th minute the Portuguese scored twice with his head, but in the 86th minute, the striker converted the penalty that earned Federico Bernardeschi.
As a result, the victory of the “Old Lady” with the score 3:0. The team of Massimiliano Allegri continues to struggle in the Champions League!
Cristiano Ronaldo is such a savage, mimicking Simeone celebration 😂.pic.twitter.com/7MOBcdnUx0
— Sports News (@FIFAWCGoals) March 12, 2019
Juventus 3-0 Atletico Madrid! 😱 Hattrick from Cristiano, what a comeback! .#juveatleti #JuventusAtletico #JuventusAtletico streaming #Ronaldo #CR7 #cr7juve #AtletiJuve #COMEBACK #ComebackGoals pic.twitter.com/vmBh8hrUYz
— Muhammad Alidrisi (@AlidrisiMuhamm4) March 12, 2019
Champions League. The 1/8 finals. The return match
Juventus Turin – Atletico Madrid – 3:0 (1:0)
Goals: Cristiano Ronaldo, 27, 48, 86 (penalty)
First match: Atletico Madrid – Juventus – 2:0
Zidane in the Real world
Zinedine Zidane signed with real Madrid until 2022. The salary of Zidane in the Madrid club will be around 16 million euros per year.
IT HAS BECOME 🌟 ZIDANE HA.#RealMadrid | #HalaMadrid pic.twitter.com/DX51hYIb2H
— Real Madrid C. F.⚽ (@realmadrid) March 12, 2019
Recall, Zidane was headed by real Madrid in 2016 and 2018 and three times in a row won with the club the Champions League.
Zidane retired from real Madrid in may 2018, after which the club changed three coaches, and the team was relegated from the Champions League and the Spanish Cup, and lost the chance at the championship.
Wrote Znayu new contract Zinedine Zidane for up to 3.5 years, until 30 June 2022.
The journalists of the Spanish newspaper Marca has learned a list of demands the French specialist, which he put forward before the management of the club.
The list of requirements Zidane:
1. Full control over the team
2. Selling players he does not see the team
3. Marcelo and ISCO not for sale
4. The refusal from the purchase of Neymar
5. James will not return
6. You need to try to sign Mbappe
As previously reported Znayu Barcelona in the return match of the Spanish Cup win for real Madrid with the score 0:3 and reached the final of the King Cup.