The Ukrainian national football team suffered a loss to the Austrian side on Monday with a score of 0: 1 in the third round match of the 2020 European Championship.
According to the match broadcast, in the 21st minute the Austrian national team took the lead. After dropping off a standard, Christoph Baumgartner beat Illia Zabarny and shot into the corner of Heorhiy Bushchan’s goal.
Mykola Shaparenko tried to attack with a blow, but the Austrian keeper deflected him and Andriy Yarmolenko’s leg failed to finish.
However, the Austrians had two points to increase the score. In particular, Marko Arnautovic first missed the goal from 12 meters away, and at the end of half time the Austrian national team player failed to beat Bushchan.
In the second half, there were no significant changes in the game. Austria controlled the game, almost scoring in their own goal. Until the end of half-time, the Austrians lost several chances to double the result. In one case, Bushchan made a save after being hit by Stefan Lainer, in the other, Arnautovich made a mistake.
In general, Austria played by the score and did not give Ukraine the chance to recover a positive result.
As a result, with a score of 0: 1, Ukraine lost second place in the group, descending to third. Andriy Shevchenko’s side have a 4: 5 ratio of goals scored and conceded, making it difficult to enter the playoffs due to the third-team standings.
The final ranking situation will be announced on the evening of June 23.
FOOTBALL TEAM, GROUP, THIRD PLACE