Ukraine Features

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Ex-Ukraine coach Blokhin resigns at Dynamo

Associated Press | April, 17 2014

KIEV, Ukraine -- Former Ukraine coach Oleg Blokhin has resigned from his job in charge of Dynamo Kiev following a 2-0 loss to bitter rivals Shakhtar Donetsk in the domestic league. The 61-year-old former Dynamo and Soviet striker stepped down aft...

Ukraine in Cyprus for friendly Video

Associated Press | March, 4 2014

AYIA NAPA, Cyprus -- With the country in turmoil, Ukraine's national football team says it is a symbol of the country's unity. The Ukrainians are scheduled to face the United States in a friendly on Wednesday in Cyprus, a match moved fro...

U.S.-Ukraine friendly on as scheduled Video

Jeff Carlisle | ESPNFC.com |

The U.S. men's national team confirmed Monday night its friendly against Ukraine Wednesday in Larnaca, Cyprus will be played as scheduled. On #USAvUKR: "The Football Federation of Ukraine confirmed that their team will travel to Cyprus and the ...

Klinsmann calls U.S. 'confident,' adds Spector Video

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | March, 3 2014

Calling his roster vs. Ukraine experienced and confident, U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann rounded out his March 5 exhibition slate to 22 players with Sunday's addition of Birmingham City defender Jonathan Spector. "There is a wave of players, ...

U.S. pulls Bradley, Diskerud from friendly squad Video

ESPN staff | March, 2 2014

The United States has withdrawn midfielders Michael Bradley and Mix Diskerud and defender Tim Ream from the squad that will face Ukraine on Wednesday in a friendly in Cyprus. Bradley is preparing for his first season with Toronto FC. He scored f...

Ukraine-US March 5 friendly moved to Cyprus

ESPN staff | February, 25 2014

An international friendly between Ukraine and the United States next week has been moved from Kharkiv to Cyprus following weeks of violence in the Eastern European nation. The U.S. Soccer Federation announced the change in venue on Tuesday. ...

Ukraine-U.S. friendly still on despite Kiev unrest

Jeff Carlisle |

The friendly between the U.S and Ukraine scheduled for March 5 is still set to go ahead, despite the continuing unrest in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, a U.S. Soccer spokesman said Tuesday. Protests against Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovich...

United States to play friendly against Ukraine

Associated Press | January, 16 2014

CHICAGO -- The United States will play Ukraine on March 5, the only match before the start of the team's pre-World Cup training camp in mid-May in which the full American player pool is available. The U.S. Soccer Federation said Thursday the site o...

Platini: Not end of world if France fail Video

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 17 2013

UEFA president Michel Platini has told L'Equipe it's "ridiculous" to think he can help France's cause to reach the 2014 World Cup and that missing out on Brazil will "not be the end of the world." #INSERT type:im...

Giroud: France 'ready to die' to reach World Cup Video

ESPN staff | November, 17 2013

France striker Olivier Giroud insists Les Bleus are prepared "to die on the field" in order to reach next year’s World Cup in Brazil. • Delaney: State of play • Johnson: Les Bleus savaged • France players 'pret...

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