As you know, November 20, the Ukrainian national team will hold friendly match in Antalya with Turkey.
In the entire history of the national team of Ukraine for the fifth time will play against the Turks on the field of the opponent, informs the official website of the football Federation of Ukraine.
Interestingly, all previous fights were held in different cities and, accordingly, at different stadiums.
May 1, 1996, our team lost to the Turks with the score 2:3 in a friendly match in Samsun. By the way, one of the goals in the asset recorded the current coach of Ukrainian national team Andriy Shevchenko and the second Timerlan Guseinov.
12 Feb 2003 in Izmir in a friendly match Turkey – Ukraine was recorded a goalless draw.
November 17, 2004 our team won a landslide victory over his opponent (3:0) in Istanbul in the qualifying round for the 2006 world Cup. The Turks again disappointed Andriy Shevchenko (twice). Another goal was scored by Oleg Gusev.
Finally, on 6 October 2016 in Konya in the qualifying meeting for the 2018 world Cup draw has happened again, but this time result was 2:2. Already in the national team Andriy Shevchenko, coach, goals scored Andriy Yarmolenko and Artem Kravets.
Read why FFU agreed to postpone the match Ukraine – Turkey in Antalya.