35 years old Andriy Shevchenko’s double goal gives victory for host team Ukraine against Sweden in group D match in Euro 2012. Shevchenko’s performance took the game from Sweden completely. From Sweden side Zlatan Ibrahimovic has entered 1-0 on scoreboard in 52nd minutes of the match. In the 55th minutes of the match Shevchenko storm was started. Two goals in seven minutes bring victory to Ukraine. Shevchenko got standard ovation for his outstanding game from fans because this is the first win for Ukraine in European Championship.
STARS OF THE MATCH:
• Other than Shevchenko, Ukraine midfielder Anatoliy Tymoshchuk and striker Andrey Voronin are played with full of energy throughout the match.
• Sweden’s goal scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic proved his talent and fought untill final whistle.
“I feel great, like I am 20 years old, so I feel fine.This was a historic game for us, a great victory.“I feel less adrenaline in my body now, but more in my head. I tried to be at my best, and I succeded.“I would like to thank everyone who supported me to be fit for the Euros. I had some fitness problems before the tournament, but I am here now!”“I believe we can achieve a lot with this team,”
“It’s tough to swallow.We should never have lost this match.”“We were leading 1-0 and were in control. This should not be happening.”“Now the situation is like it is. We have two matches to make a better impression.”