FIFA has rejected Ukraine's appeal against the decision to make them play their first home qualifier for the 2018 World Cup behind closed doors.
November 27, 2013 3:08pm
Two-goal star Mamadou Sakho insisted he was no hero after firing France to the World Cup finals at the expense of Ukraine in Paris on Tuesday night.
November 20, 2013 11:51am
France produced a stunning comeback in their World Cup play-off against Ukraine, winning 3-0 in Paris to progress to the tournament with a 3-2 aggregate scoreline.
November 19, 2013 10:10pm
Blaise Matuidi has called on France to play "with heart, with guts and with the head" on Tuesday night (kick-off 8pm) as they bid for an improbable place in next summer's World Cup.
November 18, 2013 4:21pm
Roman Zozulya's second-half strike put Ukraine firmly in control of their World Cup qualification hopes as they went on to beat France 2-0 in their first leg play-off tie on Friday night.
November 15, 2013 10:26pm
France have been given a tough draw against Ukraine in the World Cup play-offs.
October 21, 2013 1:17pm
The eight European teams involved in the World Cup play-offs will find out who they will face on Monday when the draw is made in Zurich.
October 20, 2013 4:12pm
England will not be seeded for the World Cup draw in December despite moving up seven places to No 10 in the world rankings.
October 17, 2013 9:19am
France are set to discover on Thursday if they will be among the top seeds for the World Cup qualifying play-offs draw.
October 15, 2013 11:27pm
Ukraine demolished San Marino 8-0 on Tuesday night but it was still not enough to lift them to the top of Group E in their final World Cup qualifier.
October 15, 2013 10:32pm
Ukraine coach Mikhail Fomenko says he is already planning for the World Cup play-offs.
October 14, 2013 9:57am
Ukraine took a decisive step towards qualifying for the World Cup as they secured a vital 1-0 Group H win over Poland in Kiev.
October 11, 2013 10:15pm
Harry Redknapp has revealed that he would have had no qualms about knocking England out of the World Cup, had he taken the Ukraine job.
October 7, 2013 10:18am
FIFA has ordered Ukraine to play their upcoming UEFA World Cup qualifier against Poland behind closed doors following investigations into racist behaviour during a game against San Marino.
September 27, 2013 10:34pm
Ukraine coach Mykhaylo Fomenko was satisfied with his side's display in the goalless draw with England but says it is now "hard to assess" their hopes of World Cup qualification.
September 11, 2013 9:33am
England remain top of World Cup qualifying Group H after claiming a hard-fought 0-0 draw with Ukraine in Kiev.
September 10, 2013 9:36pm
Andriy Yarmolenko is confident that Ukraine can capitalise on Wayne Rooney's absence from the England team and strengthen their chances of World Cup qualification.
September 10, 2013 8:53am
Frank Lampard believes Ukraine will provide a much stronger test than Moldova when the two sides meet in a vital World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.
September 9, 2013 8:27am
Anatoliy Tymoshchuk believes Ukraine are "more of a team" than England, particularly with Roy Hodgson's men "weakened".
September 8, 2013 10:10am
Ukraine sent a stark warning to England ahead of next week's vital World Cup qualifier in Kiev as they took San Marino apart on Friday night.
September 6, 2013 10:03pm