The head coach of the national team of Ukraine Andriy Shevchenko will retain his position.
The football Federation of Ukraine, despite the failure in the qualifying cycle for the 2018 world Cup, will not terminate the contract with Shevchenko and his coaching staff. About it reports a portal “Football 24”.
In the world Cup qualifiers the national team of Ukraine under the leadership of Shevchenko for the first time in its history, the early lost chances of an exit in final tournament of the world Cup. “Blue-yellow” in the final qualifier with a score 0:2 lost to Croatia and won their group in third place.
Shevchenko’s contract with the football Federation of Ukraine signed according to the scheme 2+2. Thus, ex-striker of the national team of Ukraine will continue to coach the national team until after Euro 2020.
Shevchenko heads the team of Ukraine from 16 July 2016. Under the guidance of former player of “Dynamo”, “Milan” and “Chelsea” home national team won 6 victories in 12 matches.
It is expected that their next match the national team of Ukraine will hold in November this year. The football Federation of Ukraine conducts negotiations on the organization of a friendly match.