UEFA Euro 2020 Ukraine vs England 3 JULY
England entered Euro 2020 with the hope of playing football again. The final will be played at Wembley, which is only the third major tournament to have its finale in London. The Three Lions, along with Scotland, Czech Republic, and Croatia, were placed in an interesting group and should qualify easily. They won the group 1-0 against Croatia and Czech Republic, while drawing with Scotland to finish in first place. The prize was a match at Wembley with their old rivals Germany, who they hadn’t beaten in a major tournament for over a decade. Although it was difficult, England won the game 2-0 and set up their trip to Rome.
Ukraine is looking to end England’s dream and continue their story. They are currently in the quarter-finals for the second time in their recent history. The interesting group also included North Macedonia and Austria, with Ukraine starting off with a 3-2 loss to the Netherlands. Andriy Shevchenko’s team beat North Macedonia, 2-1, and, despite losing 1-0 to Austria in the final game of the group, Ukraine was still ranked as the third best-placed side. The battle of the yellows was won by Ukraine, who beat Sweden 2-1 in extra-time due to a dramatic goal at the very last minute.
UKRAINE VS ENGLAND – MATCH STATS
Raheem Sterling, England’s Euro 2020 hero so far has scored three of the four goals, including the winners and the opener against Germany. He is the fourth Englishman with at least three goals in an European Championship. In his 20 caps, he has scored 15 goals.
Their defense has been the highlight of England’s tournament thus far. After four games, they are the only team to concede. They allowed just eight shots on target that Jordan Pickford has matched. Only Italy (2.1), with a lower total of expected goals, has reached the quarter-finals than England (2.7).
UKRAINE VS ENGLAND – CORNER STATS
The Ukrainian defense has been busy at Euro 2020, having to deal 25 corners. Shevchenko’s team has only won 12. England’s corner totals are more even with the Three Lions winning 16 corners and conceding 13.
UKRAINE VS ENGLAND – CARDS STATS
England was only given one yellow card during the group stage. Three were shown against Germany, bringing their total to four. This is still less than half the number of yellow cards their opponents received. The Ukrainian team were also given four yellow cards, while their opponents received four and one red for Marcus Danielson, the Swedish defender.
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There are several trends in the rivalry between England and Ukraine. First, 28.5% of matches between these rivals ended in Total over 2.5 and Both Teams To Score – Yes. The British are currently the most defended nation at Euro 2020. In their 360 minutes at Wembley, the England national team have not conceded one goal.
Let’s not forget that Yarmolenko & Zinchenko are both in the EPL, and are well-known to the coaches and England players. Ruslan Malinovskyi clearly is in decline, Roman Yaremchuk doesn’t score in two consecutive games after a strong start.
Artem Besedin, Ukraine’s hope was, was also injured in the match against Swedes. This is the downside of Ukraine’s attack potential. You can watch Sport Soccer Euro 2020 FREE online at wclub365 for every single game of the tournament.
UKRAINE VS ENGLAND – HEAD TO HEAD
- 10 September 2013 – Ukraine, 0-0 England – World Cup Qualifying
- 11 September 2012: England 1-1 Ukraine – World Cup Qualifying
- 19 June 2012 – England 1 – Ukraine – Euro 2012
- 10 October 2009 – Ukraine 1 England – World Cup Qualifying
- 1 April 2009 – England 2 Ukraine – World Cup Qualifying
This will be the eighth meeting between England & Ukraine and the second at major tournaments. England has only one win from the last four matches, with one loss. However, that victory was at Euro 2012.