Soldiers send flag to Ukraine squad before World Cup playoff against Wales
Flag from frontline will grasp in dressing room earlier than kick-off‘We don’t anticipate presents’ in Cardiff, says Oleksandr Karavayev
Ukraine’s head coach, Oleksandr Petrakov, has revealed his gamers will grasp a flag given to them by troopers preventing on the frontline in opposition to assaults from Russia of their dressing room earlier than their World Cup playoff ultimate on Sunday. Nonetheless the midfielder Oleksandr Karavayev stated his nation don’t anticipate a free go or “presents” in opposition to Wales in Cardiff.
Ukraine secured a spot within the playoff ultimate after a formidable efficiency in victory over Scotland in Glasgow on Wednesday. Hours later the group flew to Wales, the place they obtained a welcome message on arrival at Cardiff airport. The Soccer Affiliation of Wales has given 100 tickets to Ukrainian refugees for the sport.