Ukrainian news

Shevchenko unhurt after car crash

December 3, 2009

Ukraine striker Andriy Shevchenko was unhurt after being involved in a car accident on Thursday.

Andriy Shevchenko, Ukraine
APAndriy Shevchenko of Ukraine gestures to his team-mates

The 33-year-old, six-time Ukrainian Footballer of the Year, was at the wheel of his Porsche when it was involved in a collision with a Honda car not far from the centre of the capital, Kiev, websites of main Ukrainian news agencies reported.

Photographs published on the websites showed Shevchenko beside his black Porsche which had a dent in the offside wing.

Former European Footballer of the Year Shevchenko returned to play for his home club Dynamo Kiev in August after 10 years away that included spells at Chelsea and AC Milan.