The Blue-and-Yellows beat Brentford 2-0 2-0.
On Thursday, March 23, the national team of Ukraine held a test match against the second team of the English “Brentford”.
The fight was held behind closed doors, without media representatives and fans.
The game ended with the victory of “blue-yellow” with a score of 2:0. Oleksandr Svatok from Dnipro-1 scored the first goal for the Ukrainians in the first half. The second goal of the Ukrainian national team in the second half was scored by Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Georgy Sudakov.
“Brentford” 2 – national team of Ukraine – 0:2
Ukraine: Lunin, Mykolenko, Matvyenko, Svatok, Karavaev, Stepanenko, Malinovsky, Bondarenko, Mudryk, Buyalsky, Yaremchuk
Spare: Shevchenko, Sobol, Popov, Myroshnychenko, Sarapiy, Pykhalenok, Sudakov, Konoplyanka, Tsygankov, Dovbyk
Only two first-team players, Pontus Janson and Joshua Dasilva, have played for the Brentford reserves.
We add that this was the first game of Ruslan Rotan as the head coach of the national team of Ukraine. In this post, he replaced Alexander Petrakov.
Recall that on March 26, at Wembley Stadium in London, the Ukrainian national team will play its first match as part of the selection for Euro 2024 football. The rival of the “blue-yellow” will be the national team of England. The game starts at 19:00 Kyiv time.