Rebrov does not call star legionnaire to Ukraine's national team for Euro 2024 qualifying match
Head coach of the Ukrainian national team Serhiy Rebrov has named the list of players who will prepare for the games against England (9 September) and Italy (12 September) in the 2024 European Championship qualifiers. Interestingly, star midfielder Ruslan Malinovskyi, who signed a contract with a new Italian club the day before, was not included in the application.
This is stated on the official website of the Ukrainian Football Association (UAF). The list includes 25 players, and five more players are in the reserve.
COMPOSITION OF THE NATIONAL TEAM OF UKRAINE
Goalkeepers: Georgii Bushchan (Dynamo Kyiv), Anatolii Trubin (Benfica Lisbon, Portugal), Andrii Lunin (Real Madrid, Spain).
Defenders: Mykola Matvienko, Yukhym Konoplya (both Shakhtar Donetsk), Denys Popov, Oleksandr Tymchyk (both Dynamo Kyiv), Vitalii Mykolenko (Everton Liverpool, England), Ilya Zabarnyi (Bournemouth, England), Serhii Kryvtsov (Inter Miami, USA), Bohdan Mykhailichenko (Dinamo Zagreb, Croatia).
Midfielders: Andrii Yarmolenko, Serhii Sydorchuk, Vitalii Buyalskyi, Mykola Shaparenko (all from Dynamo Kyiv), Taras Stepanenko, Oleksandr Zubkov, Heorhii Sudakov, Yehor Nazarina (all from Shakhtar Donetsk), Oleksandr Zinchenko (Arsenal London, England), Viktor Tsygankov (Girona, Spain), Mykhailo Mudryk (Chelsea London, England).
Forwards: Roman Yaremchuk (Brugge, Belgium), Artem Dovbyk (Girona, Spain), Vladyslav Vanat (Dynamo Kyiv).
Reserve list: Oleksandr Karavayev (Dynamo Kyiv), Oleksandr Svatok, Oleksandr Pikhalonok (both Dnipro-1 Dnipro), Arseniy Batagov (Zorya Luhansk), Danylo Sikan (Shakhtar Donetsk).
It will be recalled that the Ukrainian national team has six points after three matches in the Euro 2024 qualifiers. The Blue and Yellows are second in the group.
As OBOZREVATEL previously reported, Italy's head coach Roberto Mancini sensationally resigned a month before the match against Ukraine in the Euro 2024 qualifiers.