Official: Ukraine presents squad for UEFA EURO 2016
Head coach of the Ukrainian national football team Mykhailo Fomenko has announced his final decision regarding the composition of his team to represent the country at Euro 2016 in France.
The team included eight players of Shakhtar Donetsk, five players of Dynamo Kyiv, and three representatives of Dnipro. Four Ukrainians playing in foreign leagues will also help their national team at the Euro 2016 - Denys Boyko, Anatoliy Tymoschuk, Olexandr Zinchenko and Yevhen Konoplyanka.
Goalkeepers: Denys Boyko (Besiktas), Andriy Pyatov (Shakhtar Donetsk), Nikita Shevchenko (Zorya Luhansk).
Defenders: Artem Fedetskiy (Dnipro), Yevhen Khacheridi (Dynamo Kyiv), Olexandr Kucher (Shakhtar Donetsk), Yaroslav Rakitskiy (Shakhtar Donetsk), Vyacheslav Shevchuk (Shakhtar Donetsk), Bohdan Butko (Amkar Perm).
Read alsoCeremony held in Kyiv before National football team sets off for Euro-2016 in France (photo, video)Midfielders: Ruslan Rotan (Dnipro), Serhiy Rybalka (Dynamo Kyiv), Denys Garmash (Dynamo Kyiv), Serhiy Sydorchuk (Dynamo Kyiv), Andriy Yarmolenko (Dynamo Kyiv), Yevhen Konoplyanka (Sevilla), Anatoliy Tymoshchuk (Kairat Almaty), Taras Stepanenko (Shakhtar Donetsk), Viktor Kovalenko (Shakhtar Donetsk), Olexandr Zinchenko (Ufa), Oleksandr Karavayev (Zorya Luhansk).
Strikers: Roman Zozulya (Dnipro), Pylyp Budkivskiy (Zorya Luhansk), Yevhen Seleznyov (Shakhtar Donetsk).
Read alsoUkraine's "new Shevchenko" has big boots to fill - EurosportCompared to prior announcements, Mykhailo Fomenko weeded out a defender Mykyta Kamenyuka, (Zorya Luhansk), midfielders Oleh Husiev (Dynamo Kyiv), Ivan Petryakov (Zorya Luhansk), Maksym Malyshev (Shakhtar Donetsk), strikers Artem Kravets (Dynamo Kyiv) and Yevgeny Shakhov (Dnipro).