Ukraine not to play at World Cup 2018 in Russia after losing home game to Croatia


Ukraine were defeated 0:2 by Croatia in Kyiv Monday night in the decisive round of the group qualification stage of World Cup 2018.


As a result, Ukraine dropped to the third place in qualification Group I giving way to Iceland who qualified from top spot and Croatia who still have a chance to slip into the finals through play-offs.  

Croatia’s MVP on Monday was Andrej Kramaric who made a double.

Substitutions offered by Ukraine coach Andriy Shevchenko proved ineffective. 

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