Ukraine has been missing from the international football circuit for a number of days. They have been plagued by the ongoing war with Russia. People have been mercilessly killed in the country.
The country is going through one of the toughest times of its history. The country has requested help from all its allies. However, recently, things have subsided to a great extent. The after-effects of war are still there but the country is trying to rise from the ashes again.
One of the biggest glimmers of hope for the country is that their international football team will be making a comeback. As per the latest news, Ukraine national team will be appearing in the upcoming Fifa World Cup Qualifiers.
Fifa confirmed the fact that the team will be playing their playoff game soon. The match is scheduled to be played against Scotland. This match was expected to take place a long time back.
However, the sudden situation of emergency made the match get significantly delayed. The comeback will serve as a huge boost to the country. Let us learn more about the story in detail below.
Ukraine To Face Scotland In June
Ukraine has made its comeback to the footballing circuit. They are all set to face Scotland for the Fifa World Cup playoffs.
This is one of the biggest news for football fans at the moment. Fans have been eagerly waiting for the war to get over.
The match is scheduled to take place on June 1, 2022. The winners of this match will move one step closer to the World Cup.
Ukraine is eyeing for a victory against Scotland. This will lead them to face Wales on 5th June. The Ukrainian team has been missing from action since last November.
They played Bosnia and Herzegovina in their last match.