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Ukraine started the 2018 World Cup qualification with a draw against brilliant Icelanders who evoked sympathies of many viewers at Euro 2016 in France, 112.international reports.
Finbogasson opened the score with only five minutes behind the starting whistle. However, the guests failed to hold the winning score even by the end of the first half; Ukraine’s winger Andriy Yarmolenko sealed the draw.
In the second half, the Ukrainian team had a really good chance to reverse the situation. Icelanders fouled on Butko in their goalkeeper’s area, and the referee pointed to the spot. However, Konoplyanka missed his chance as the ball hit the bar. Thus, the result remained 1-1.
As reported earlier by 1492news.com, FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification games begins.