The Ukrainian national football team advanced to the quarterfinals of the European Championship tonight, after beating Sweden 2: 1 in Glasgow after extra time-

Ukraine took the lead with a goal by Oleksandr Zinchenko in the 27th minute- After a cross from the right, he received the ball on the second post and shot accurately into the far corner of the Swedish goalkeeper-

Sweden equalized in the 43rd minute with a goal by Emil Forsberg- He shot from 18 meters, the ball hit Ilija Zabranog on the way to the goal and ended up in the left corner of the goal of Ukraine-

In the second half, Sweden had more opportunities, but Ukraine did not use the first big chance- Sergej Sidorčuk shot but the ball hit the post- Just a minute later, another tripod was seen, but on the other side after Forsberg’s shot-

Forsberg also hit the frame of the goal in the 69th minute, when his shot from the edge of the penalty area was stopped by a crossbar-

From the 98th minute, Sweden played with a player less, as Marcus Danielson received a direct red card- He started sharply on Artem Bensedin, and referee Daniela Orseto, after consulting the VAR, showed a red card to the Swedish defender-

Ukraine achieved the greatest success in history with a goal by Martina Dobvik in the first minute of overtime-

Ukraine will play against England in the quarterfinals, on July 3 in Rome, which later today beat Germany 2-0-

By Editor

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