Ukraine are halfway to the World Cup, after a surprise 2-0 victory over France.
Mykhaylo Fomenko’s XI was fairly typical of his recent line-ups, although Roman Zozulya hasn’t always played upfront, and Edmar was fielded in an advanced role.
Didier Deschamps left out Mathieu Valbuena and played Samir Nasri instead, with Olivier Giroud favoured over Karim Benzema upfront.
This match was played at a high intensity and was dramatic throughout – France dominated possession but lacked organisation. Read more »