Midfielder of the national team of Ukraine Alexander Zinchenko has added to its record the title of champion of England.
On the eve of Manchester city in the 34th round of the Premier League with the score 3:1 beat Tottenham and reach of the pursuers “Citizens” were after today’s sensational defeat “Manchester United” from “West Brom” (0:1). Five rounds before the end of the season the team Zinchenko broke away from the Red devils with 16 points.
Manchester city became the fivefold champion of England for the third time won the Premier League (1936/37, 1967/68, 2011/12, 2013/14, 2017/18), and Zinchenko repeated the achievement of the ex-Ukraine defender Oleg Luzhny, who in 2002 won the Premier League together with Arsenal.
Zinchenko in the first half of the season did not enjoy the confidence of the head coach “Manchester city” of Josep Guardiola, but in 2018 got his chance. The graduate of Shakhtar played in the Premier League seven matches and secured a gold medal winner of the Premier League.
Oleksandr Zinchenko is one of the few Ukrainian players who won in the elite European leagues. In addition to the above Luzhny of these can boast Andriy Shevchenko (the Italian League, 2003-2004) and Anatoliy Tymoshchuk (German Bundesliga, 2009-2010 and 2012-2013).