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Ukraine women's national football team

The Ukraine women's national football team represents Ukraine in international women's football. The team is administered by the Football Federation of Ukraine. The team has been playing since August 1993. The first (and so far only) major tournament they played in was the UEFA Women's Euro 2009 in Finland. Their most recent competition is qualification for the UEFA Women's Euro 2017.[2]

Ukraine
Nickname(s)Zhinky
AssociationFootball Federation of Ukraine
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachNatalia Zinchenko
CaptainOlena Khodyreva
Most capsLyudmyla Pekur (55)
Top scorerDaryna Apanaschenko (27)
Home stadiumGagarin Stadium, Chernihiv
FIFA codeUKR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 24 Steady (29 March 2019)[1]
Highest16 (June 2008)
Lowest27 (March–June 2017)
First international
 Ukraine 0–2 Russia 
(Kiev, Ukraine; 29 August 1993)
Biggest win
 Ukraine 8–0 Belarus 
(Kiev, Ukraine; 2 August 2014)
Biggest defeat
 Brazil 7–0 Ukraine Ukraine
(Campinas, Brazil; 14 January 1996)
 United States 7–0 Ukraine Ukraine
(Portland, OR, United States; 10 July 2005)
European Championship
Appearances1 (first in 2009)
Best resultGroup stage, 4th

Contents

Recent matchesEdit

Date Location Opponent Result Competition
February 26, 2019 Zagreb, Croatia   Croatia 4–0 2019 Istria Cup
March 2, 2019 Zagreb, Croatia   Slovenia 2019 Istria Cup

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualifyingEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   England 10 10 0 0 52 1 +51 30 Women's World Cup
2   Ukraine 10 7 1 2 34 9 +25 22 Play-offs
3   Wales 10 6 1 3 18 9 +9 19
4   Turkey 10 4 0 6 12 31 −19 12
5   Belarus 10 2 0 8 12 31 −19 6
6   Montenegro 10 0 0 10 6 53 −47 0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifyingEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   France 8 8 0 0 27 0 +27 24 Final tournament
2   Romania 8 5 1 2 17 8 +9 16 Play-offs
3   Ukraine 8 4 1 3 14 12 +2 13
4   Greece 8 2 0 6 9 19 −10 6
5   Albania 8 0 0 8 3 31 −28 0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

Players called up for the match against ? on ?.[3]

Caps and goals as of 14 February 2014.
No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Iryna Zvarych (1983-05-08) May 8, 1983 (age 36) 19 0   Zvezda 2005 Perm
12 1GK Iryna Sanina (1985-10-08) October 8, 1985 (age 33) 1 0   Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
23 1GK Kateryna Samson (1988-07-05) July 5, 1988 (age 30) 0 0   Ryazan VDV
2 2DF Olha Basanska (1992-01-06) January 6, 1992 (age 27) 11 0   Ryazan VDV
4 2DF Anastasia Filenko (1990-11-01) November 1, 1990 (age 28) 0 0   Pärnu
5 2DF Mariana Ivanyshyn (1992-08-24) August 24, 1992 (age 26) 0 0   SportingPadom
18 2DF Iryna Vasylyuk (1985-05-18) May 18, 1985 (age 34) 27 0   Zhytlobud-2 Kharkiv
22 2DF Darya Kravets (1994-03-21) March 21, 1994 (age 25) 0 0   BIIK Kazygurt
8 3MF Olha Boychenko (1989-01-06) January 6, 1989 (age 30) 22 5   Ryazan VDV
10 3MF Iryna Kochneva (1994-09-01) September 1, 1994 (age 24) 0 0   Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
13 3MF Vira Dyatel (1984-03-03) March 3, 1984 (age 35) 42 8   Sporting Huelva
15 3MF Iya Andrushchak (1987-03-13) March 13, 1987 (age 32) 14 1   Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
17 4FW Daryna Apanaschenko (1986-05-16) May 16, 1986 (age 33) 45 27   Zvezda 2005 Perm
3MF Ludmila Pekur (1981-01-06) January 6, 1981 (age 38) 55 13   Ryazan VDV
3MF Nadiia Khavanska (1989-04-02) April 2, 1989 (age 30) 2 0   Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
7 4FW Yana Kalinina (1994-11-14) November 14, 1994 (age 24) 2 1   Zhytlobud-2 Kharkiv
9 4FW Veronika Andrukhiv (1996-05-05) May 5, 1996 (age 23) 0 0   Zhytlobud-2 Kharkiv
11 3MF Tetyana Romanenko (1990-10-03) October 3, 1990 (age 28) 22 4   Stade de Reims
16 4FW Olha Ovdiychuk (1993-12-16) December 16, 1993 (age 25) 3 0   Kharkiv
4FW Tetyana Kozyrenko (1996-05-04) May 4, 1996 (age 23) 4 1   Gintra Universitetas

Recent call-upsEdit

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
DF Olena Khodyreva (1981-05-19) May 19, 1981 (age 38) 40 4   Kharkiv v.   Montenegro, October 31, 2013

MF Iya Andrushchak (1987-03-13) March 13, 1987 (age 32) 1 0   Kharkiv v.   Montenegro, October 31, 2013
MF Daryna Vorontsova (1993-03-20) March 20, 1993 (age 26) 5 1   Kubanochka Krasnodar v.   Montenegro, October 31, 2013

Competition recordEdit

World CupEdit

World Cup Finals
Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
  1991 Did not enter - - - - - - -
  1995 Did not qualify - - - - - - -
  1999 Did not qualify - - - - - - -
  2003 Did not qualify - - - - - - -
  2007 Did not qualify - - - - - - -
  2011 Did not qualify - - - - - - -
  2015 Did not qualify - - - - - - -
  2019 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Total 0/8 - - - - - - -

European Championship recordEdit

Year Result Matches Wins Draws Losses GF GA
  1993 Did not enter
  1995 Did not qualify
  1997 Did not qualify
  2001 Did not qualify
  2005 Did not qualify
  2009 Group Stage 3 1 0 2 2 4
  2013 Did not qualify
  2017 Did not qualify
Total 1/8 3 1 0 2 2 4

Invitational tournamentsEdit

Manager historyEdit

Time Manager Notes
1992-1994   Oleksandr Chubarov[4]
1994–1996   Serhiy Kachkarov
1996–1998   Anatoliy Piskovets
1999–1999   Serhiy Kachkarov
2000–2002   Anatoliy Piskovets
2002–2003   Mykola Lytvyn
2004–2006   Volodymyr Kulayev
2007–2015   Anatoliy Kutsev
2015–2018   Volodymyr Reva[5]
2018–   Natalia Zinchenko

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking". FIFA. 29 March 2019. Retrieved 29 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Standings". UEFA. Retrieved December 16, 2013.
  3. ^ "Ukraine (Украина)". WFPL. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  4. ^ Oleksandr Voloshchuk. Mykhailo Yushchenko: Surkis does not like female football (Михайло Ющенко: «Суркіс не любить жіночого футболу»). Vysokyi Val. 23 November 2009
  5. ^ http://www.ffu.org.ua/eng/women/women_teams/teams_women/14676/

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