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Ukraine
Україна
Nickname(s) The Main Team (Головна команда)
Yellow-Blue (Жовто-Сині)
Association Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU)
Федерація Футболу України
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Andriy Shevchenko
Captain Andriy Pyatov
Most caps Anatoliy Tymoshchuk (144)
Top scorer Andriy Shevchenko (48)
Home stadium Various
FIFA code UKR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 30 Decrease 2 (7 February 2019)
Highest 11 (February 2007)
Lowest 132 (September 1993)
Elo ranking
Current 24 Increase 9 (3 March 2019)
Highest 14 (November 2010)
Lowest 69 (29 March 1995)
First international
 Ukraine 1–3 Hungary 
(Uzhhorod, Ukraine; 29 April 1992)
Biggest win
 Ukraine 9–0 San Marino 
(Lviv, Ukraine; 6 September 2013)
Biggest defeat
 Croatia 4–0 Ukraine 
(Zagreb, Croatia; 25 March 1995)
 Spain 4–0 Ukraine 
(Leipzig, Germany; 14 June 2006)
 Czech Republic 4–0 Ukraine 
(Prague, Czech Republic; 6 September 2011)
World Cup
Appearances 1 (first in 2006)
Best result Quarter-finals, 2006
European Championship
Appearances 2 (first in 2012)
Best result Group stage, 2012 and 2016

Ukraine national football team is the national football team of Ukraine.

Most appearances

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Andriy Shevchenko 85 39 1995-present
1 Oleksandr Shovkovskiy 85 0 1994-present
3 Anatoliy Tymoschuk 83 1 2000-present
4 Serhiy Rebrov 75 15 1992-2007
5 Andriy Husin 71 9 1993-2006
6 Andriy Vorobei 68 9 2000-present
7 Andriy Nesmachniy 67 0 2000-present
8 Vladislav Vashchuk 63 1 1996-2007
9 Oleksandr Holovko 58 0 1995-2004
10 Andriy Voronin 57 6 2002-present

Top scorers

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Andriy Shevchenko 39 85 1995-present
2 Serhiy Rebrov 15 75 1992-2007
3 Andriy Husin 9 71 1993-2006
3 Andriy Vorobei 9 68 2000-present
5 Serhiy Nazarenko 8 34 2003-present
5 Timerlan Huseinov 8 14 1993-1997
7 Maksym Kalynychenko 7 40 2002-present
8 Andriy Voronin 6 57 2002-present
8 Oleh Husyev 6 47 2003-present
8 Ruslan Rotan 6 34 2003-present
8 Viktor Leonenko 6 14 1992-1996

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