Ukrainian women reach the Euro Futsal final for the first time in history, beating Russia's allies
The Ukrainian women's futsal team has made it to the European Championship finals for the first time in its history. Our girls managed to score a strong-willed victory over the hosts of the 2023 tournament, the Hungarians, 2-1.
Coach Oleg Shaitanov's team took the initiative from the first minutes of the game. However, in the 12th minute, they quite unexpectedly missed a counterattack by the national team of the country that supports Russia in the war with Ukraine.
However, it took the Blue and Yellows just three minutes to restore the status quo. Our Spanish legionnaire Anna Shulga, who plays in Spain, scored.
After the break, the Ukrainians continued to dominate the floor. Our players repeatedly disturbed not only the opponents' goalkeeper, but also the frame of her goal. As a result, the fate of the ticket to the decisive match of the tournament was decided in the 32nd minute of the match, when Shulga made a double.
As a result, Oleg Shaitanov's men won 2-1 and made it to the Euro finals for the first time in history. The Ukrainians will face the Spanish team, which defeated Portugal 3-2. "The gold medal will be played on Sunday, March 19. The game starts at 21:00 Kyiv time.
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