Shevchenko maintains fitness hope
March 28, 2012
By ESPN staff
Ukraine striker Andriy Shevchenko is hoping to overcome his injury nightmare and end his international career on a high by appearing at Euro 2012 for the co-hosts.
Shevchenko, 35, will quit the national side after his country co-hosts the tournament with Poland in June but a niggling thigh injury picked up playing with Dynamo Kiev has put his participation in doubt.
"I have had this twice," Shevchenko told Reuters. "But ...