Ukraine will play against Armenia in the framework of the 5th round of the League of Nations.
On Saturday, September 24, the national football team of Ukraine will play a match of the fifth round of the UEFA Nations League group tournament against the national team of Armenia.
Head coach of “blue and yellow” Oleksandr Petrakov shared expectations from the upcoming match.
“I watched many matches of the national team of Armenia, you have a good coach. You play at your home stadium, and we always play away. Therefore, I estimate the chances to be 50 to 50. You have a good team. We have a good personnel situation now. We have now there are 24 players, 3 goalkeepers. Eduard Sarapiy arrived at 5 in the morning, Vitaly Mykolenko is already healthy, nothing is bothering him.
The situation in our country is very critical. Our team and all of us are against war. We want everyone to live in peace and harmony, no one needs war. Everything should be decided at the negotiating table. Politicians never suffer. The people who make the decisions, neither they nor their children, take part in the war. And ordinary people take part and die in the war,” Petrakov’s official website quotes him as saying UAF.
The match between Ukraine and Armenia will be held in Yerevan at the Vazgen Sargsyan Republican Stadium. The meeting starts at 16:00 Kyiv time.
We will remind, on September 21, the national team of Ukraine played a postponed match of the first round of the League of Nations group tournament against Scotland. Match in Glasgow ended with a crushing victory of the home team with a score of 3:0.
After 4 rounds played, the national team of Ukraine is in second place in the standings of Group 1 of the League of Nations with 7 points. Scotland is in first place with 9 points, Ireland is third with 4 points, and Armenia closes the quartet with 3 points.
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