Ukraine women's national football team

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Ukraine
Nickname(s) Zhinky
Association Football Federation of Ukraine
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Natalia Zinchenko
Captain Olena Khodyreva
Most caps Lyudmyla Pekur (55)
Top scorer Daryna Apanaschenko (27)
Home stadium Gagarin Stadium, Chernihiv
FIFA code UKR
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First colours
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Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 24 Increase2.svg 1 (7 December 2018) [1]
Highest16 (June 2008)
Lowest27 (March–June 2017)
First international
Flag of Ukraine.svg Ukraine 0–2 Russia  Flag of Russia (1991-1993).svg
(Kiev, Ukraine; 29 August 1993)
Biggest win
Flag of Ukraine.svg Ukraine 8–0 Belarus  Flag of Belarus.svg
(Kiev, Ukraine; 2 August 2014)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil 7–0 Ukraine Flag of Ukraine.svg
(Campinas, Brazil; 14 January 1996)
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 7–0 Ukraine Flag of Ukraine.svg
(Portland, OR, United States; 10 July 2005)
European Championship
Appearances1 (first in 2009 )
Best result Group stage, 4th

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 sovereign state in Eastern Europe

Ukraine, sometimes called the Ukraine, is a country in Eastern Europe. Excluding Crimea, Ukraine has a population of about 42.5 million, making it the 32nd most populous country in the world. Its capital and largest city is Kiev. Ukrainian is the official language and its alphabet is Cyrillic. The dominant religions in the country are Eastern Orthodoxy and Greek Catholicism. Ukraine is currently in a territorial dispute with Russia over the Crimean Peninsula, which Russia annexed in 2014. Including Crimea, Ukraine has an area of 603,628 km2 (233,062 sq mi), making it the largest country entirely within Europe and the 46th largest country in the world.

Womens association football association football when played by women

Women's association football, also commonly known as women's football or women's soccer is the most prominent team sport played by women around the globe. It is played at the professional level in numerous countries throughout the world and 176 national teams participate internationally.

Football Federation of Ukraine association football governing body of Ukraine

The Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU) is the governing body of football in Ukraine. As a subject of the International Olympic Movement FFU is a member of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine. FFU is also member of international football organizations such as UEFA and FIFA.

Contents

Recent matches

DateLocationOpponentResultCompetition
February 26, 2019 Zagreb, Croatia Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia 4–0 2019 Istria Cup
March 2, 2019 Zagreb, Croatia Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 2019 Istria Cup

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualifying

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification
1Flag of England.svg  England 101000521+5130 Women's World Cup
2Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 10712349+2522 Play-offs
3Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 10613189+919
4Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 1040612311912
5Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus 102081231196
6Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro 100010653470
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification
1Flag of France.svg  France 8800270+2724 Final tournament
2Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 8512178+916 Play-offs
3Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 84131412+213
4Flag of Greece.svg  Greece 8206919106
5Flag of Albania.svg  Albania 8008331280
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers

Players

Current squad

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

Caps and goals as of 14 February 2014.
No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
11 GK Iryna Zvarych (1983-05-08) May 8, 1983 (age 35)190 Flag of Russia.svg Zvezda 2005 Perm
121 GK Iryna Sanina (1985-10-08) October 8, 1985 (age 33)10 Flag of Ukraine.svg Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
231 GK Kateryna Samson (1988-07-05) July 5, 1988 (age 30)00 Flag of Russia.svg Ryazan VDV
22 DF Olha Basanska (1992-01-06) January 6, 1992 (age 27)110 Flag of Russia.svg Ryazan VDV
42 DF Anastasia Filenko (1990-11-01) November 1, 1990 (age 28)00 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu
52 DF Mariana Ivanyshyn (1992-08-24) August 24, 1992 (age 26)00 Flag of Poland.svg SportingPadom
182 DF Iryna Vasylyuk (1985-05-18) May 18, 1985 (age 33)270 Flag of Ukraine.svg Zhytlobud-2 Kharkiv
222 DF Darya Kravets (1994-03-21) March 21, 1994 (age 24)00 Flag of Kazakhstan.svg BIIK Kazygurt
83 MF Olha Boychenko (1989-01-06) January 6, 1989 (age 30)225 Flag of Russia.svg Ryazan VDV
103 MF Iryna Kochneva (1994-09-01) September 1, 1994 (age 24)00 Flag of Ukraine.svg Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
133 MF Vira Dyatel (1984-03-03) March 3, 1984 (age 34)428 Flag of Spain.svg Sporting Huelva
153 MF Iya Andrushchak (1987-03-13) March 13, 1987 (age 31)141 Flag of Ukraine.svg Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
174 FW Daryna Apanaschenko (1986-05-16) May 16, 1986 (age 32)4527 Flag of Russia.svg Zvezda 2005 Perm
3 MF Ludmila Pekur (1981-01-06) January 6, 1981 (age 38)5513 Flag of Russia.svg Ryazan VDV
3 MF Nadiia Khavanska (1989-04-02) April 2, 1989 (age 29)20 Flag of Ukraine.svg Zhytlobud-1 Kharkiv
74 FW Yana Kalinina (1994-11-14) November 14, 1994 (age 24)21 Flag of Ukraine.svg Zhytlobud-2 Kharkiv
94 FW Veronika Andrukhiv (1996-05-05) May 5, 1996 (age 22)00 Flag of Ukraine.svg Zhytlobud-2 Kharkiv
113 MF Tetyana Romanenko (1990-10-03) October 3, 1990 (age 28)224 Flag of France.svg Stade de Reims
164 FW Olha Ovdiychuk (1993-12-16) December 16, 1993 (age 25)30 Flag of Ukraine.svg Kharkiv
4 FW Tetyana Kozyrenko (1996-05-04) May 4, 1996 (age 22)41 Flag of Lithuania.svg Gintra Universitetas

Recent call-ups

Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClubLatest call-up
DF Olena Khodyreva (1981-05-19) May 19, 1981 (age 37)404 Flag of Ukraine.svg Kharkiv v. Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro, October 31, 2013

MF Iya Andrushchak (1987-03-13) March 13, 1987 (age 31)10 Flag of Ukraine.svg Kharkiv v. Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro, October 31, 2013
MF Daryna Vorontsova (1993-03-20) March 20, 1993 (age 25)51 Flag of Russia.svg Kubanochka Krasnodar v. Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro, October 31, 2013

Competition record

World Cup

World Cup Finals
YearResultGPWD*LGFGAGD
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1991 Did not enter-------
Flag of Sweden.svg 1995 Did not qualify-------
Flag of the United States.svg 1999 Did not qualify-------
Flag of the United States.svg 2003 Did not qualify-------
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2007 Did not qualify-------
Flag of Germany.svg 2011 Did not qualify-------
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 2015 Did not qualify-------
Flag of France.svg 2019 Did Not Qualify-------
Total0/8-------

European Championship record

YearResultMatchesWinsDrawsLossesGFGA
Flag of Italy.svg 1993 Did not enter
Flag of Germany.svg 1995 Did not qualify
Flag of Norway.svg 1997 Did not qualify
Flag of Germany.svg 2001 Did not qualify
Flag of England.svg 2005 Did not qualify
Flag of Finland.svg 2009 Group Stage310224
Flag of Sweden.svg 2013 Did not qualify
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 2017 Did not qualify
Total1/8310224

Invitational tournaments

Manager history

TimeManagerNotes
1992-1994 Flag of Ukraine.svg Oleksandr Chubarov [4]
1994–1996 Flag of Ukraine.svg Serhiy Kachkarov
1996–1998 Flag of Ukraine.svg Anatoliy Piskovets
1999–1999 Flag of Ukraine.svg Serhiy Kachkarov
2000–2002 Flag of Ukraine.svg Anatoliy Piskovets
2002–2003 Flag of Ukraine.svg Mykola Lytvyn
2004–2006 Flag of Ukraine.svg Volodymyr Kulayev
2007–2015 Flag of Ukraine.svg Anatoliy Kutsev
2015–2018 Flag of Ukraine.svg Volodymyr Reva [5]
2018– Flag of Ukraine.svg Natalia Zinchenko

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  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/