Ukraine defeated Armenia in the first match of the UEFA Nations League.
On Saturday, September 24, the national football team of Ukraine will play a match of the fifth round of the group tournament UEFA Nations Leagues.
The opponent of Oleksandr Petrakov’s team will be the national team of Armenia.
The game will be held in Yerevan at the Vazgen Sargsyan Republican Stadium. The match will be officiated by a team of referees from Portugal headed by João Pinheiro. His assistants are Bruno Alves Jesus and Lucianu Maia. The fourth referee is Andre Narcisou.
National team of Ukraine won the first match against Armenia 3-0 in the current Nations League season. Goals were scored by Malinovskyi, Karavaev and Mykolenko.
Armenia – Ukraine: broadcast
“1+1”, “ICTV”, “Suspilne” and “Inter” TV channels will show the match live as part of the “Edyny Novyni” information marathon. The channels are broadcast in the networks of cable operators, on OTT platforms and in the T2 digital television network.
The video broadcast of the match between Armenia and Ukraine will also take place on the YouTube channel of the Ukrainian Football Association.
The match starts at 16:00 Kyiv time. Andriy Stolyarchuk will comment on the meeting.
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.
The national team of Ukraine in the League of Nations for the 2022/2023 season
Oleksandr Petrakov’s team got into Group 1 of Division B, where Scotland, Ireland and Armenia became their opponents.
The national team of Ukraine played its first match in the new season of the League of Nations on June 8 against Ireland on the road and won with a score of 1:0. Victor Tsygankov scored the winning goal. The next opponent of the Ukrainians was Armenia, which Petrakov’s team defeated on June 11 with a score of 3:0. June 14, Ukraine played the return match against Irelandhaving drawn the peace 1:1.
The team that will take first place in Group 1 of Division V will be able to move up to the elite division of the League of Nations – Division A. The underdog of this group will go to Division C.
It will be recalled that in the last season of the League of Nations, the national team of Ukraine played in division A, but was relegated to division B due to a scandalous technical defeat against the Swiss for the match of the final round, which did not take place after the head doctor of Lucerne closed the Ukrainian national team in full for quarantine in Switzerland. The match was cancelled, and UEFA awarded a technical defeat Ukrainian national team. Appeal of the UAF was rejected.
The national team of Ukraine, which had 6 points, eventually took the last place in the group with Spain, Germany and Switzerland. Thanks to a technical victory, the Swiss beat the Ukrainians, taking third place with 6 points.
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