The national team of Ukraine on football once again pleased with the presence of Kharkov.
Immediately after the visit in Italy blue yellow arrived first in the capital, where a few days before the match of the fourth round of the League of Nations qualifier against the Czech Republic held an open workout for the fans at the stadium “Metalist”, the official website of the FFU.
Kharkiv missed the team and filled a few Central sectors of the arena. At the beginning of class, they participated in a quiz on knowledge of history of the national team, answering questions from the press attache of the national team Alexander Slavinskogo. Who better to answer – got a ball team.
Subsequently, after the press conference, he brought his players on a green lawn “Metalist” Andrey Shevchenko. Closely watched the work of the players Chairman of the Committee of national teams, football Federation of Ukraine Myron Markevich, who local fans met with thunderous applause.
Since blue and yellow came out almost a six-day preparatory cycle for the game with the Czechs, the coach suggested the team work with a not very heavy load. It ended an interesting series of penalties, which proved enchanting main goalkeeper Andriy Pyatov. By the way, during the open training session he worked together with Denis Boyko as, we will remind, Andrey Lunin headed to the location of the youth national team of Ukraine.
The training was attended by 21 national team player. In the morning the team was rotated instead of Artem Kravets, who got injured in Genoa, to Kharkov day arrived “Vorskla” forward Vladislav Kulach, who within a few hours after held its first training session under the supervision of Andriy Shevchenko.
After the total 10-minute workouts, the players began to work on the equipment, but two players, Andriy Yarmolenko and Yevhen Makarenko had to deal with an individual program. But there is hope that both will have time to recover and prepare for the game with the Czech Republic.
Since Saturday the team of Andriy Shevchenko begin more detailed preparation for the match, which will be held on Tuesday, October 16. In addition to the analysis of the game with Italy and theoretical studies with the focus on the game in the League of Nations, the team will spend Monday with two training sessions a day, which will be held in Kharkiv in the stadium “Sunny”.
And the fans, meanwhile, have the opportunity to purchase tickets for the match with the Czech Republic at the stadium “Metalist”.