Donbass Arena, Ukraine (Sporting Alert) – Opening game hero Andriy Shevchenko will start again for Ukraine in their Euro 2012 clash with France on Friday night.
The 2012 Euro tournament started on Friday, June 8 – games will be televised live on ESPN and its networks, including live streaming on ESPN3.com, ESPNDeportes and WatchESPN.com.
Shevchenko scored both goals for Ukraine in their come from behind 2-1 victory over Sweden in the first game of group and has been rewarded with another place in the starting XI.
Victory for the co-hosts would set them up well to book a place into the quarter-finals, but it will be a very difficult task against he French.
France, after playing to a 1-1 draw with England, have decided to go on the attack again with Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema and Manchester City attacking midfielder Samir Nasri leading the line.
Ukraine vs France
Ukraine: Pyatov, Gusev, Mykhalyk, Khacheridi, Selin, Yarmolenko, Tymoschuk, Nazarenko, Konoplianka, Shevchenko, Voronin
Subs: Koval, Kucher, Garmash, Aliev, Shevchuk, Rotan, Milevskiy, Seleznyov, Rakitskiy, Butko, Devic, Goryainov
France: Lloris, Debuchy, Rami, Mexes, Clichy, Diarra, Cabaye, Menez, Nasri, Ribery, Benzema
Subs: Mandanda, Evra, Valbuena, Giroud, Matuidi, Reveillere, Malouda, M’Vila, Martin, Ben Arfa, Koscielny, Carrasso
Referee: Bjorn Kuipers (Holland)
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