Ukraine beat Sweden 2-1 after extra time to secure quarter-final date with England

Ukraine pulled off an almighty shock at Hampden Park on Tuesday evening, beating Sweden 2-1 after extra time to secure their place in the quarter-finals of Euro 2020. Oleksandr Zinchenko gave them a 27th minute lead before Emil Forsberg equalised in the 43rd, only for Artem Dovbyk to head a 121st minute winner.

Sweden v Ukraine

Ukraine will face England in the quarter-final this coming Satuday evening, in Rome. They’ll then face either Denmark or the Czech Republic in the semi-final should they see off England, who secured their place in the quarter-final by beating Germany 2-0 earlier in the day. On the other side of the draw lie La Roja, Belgium, Switzerland and Italy.

Sweden v Ukraine

Ukraine finished third in their group, behind the Netherlands and Austria and ahead of North Macedonia. Ukraine lost 3-2 to the Netherlands in their first game before then beating North Macedonia 2-1 in their second, losing their final game to Austria. Their coach is the legendary Andriy Shevchenko.

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