March 24, the day after the control game, national team of Ukraine did a recovery workout. This was the last session at Brentford FC, which provided everything needed for the preparation of the blue and yellows during this working week. The friendly team of club employees kindly responded to every question from the headquarters of the national team. Therefore, it would not be an exaggeration to say that the Ukrainian collections felt at home in the Brentford area.
Resumed after a cold, he returned to the main group for this training session. Sergey Sydorchuk. Also, the captain of the national team took part in all the exercises. Andrey Yarmolenkoand Alexander Zinchenkowhich the coaches had a rest the day before after an intensive game schedule at the club.
After tactical work, the coaches offered the wards emotional recovery exercises. The whole team was divided into 4 groups of 6 players who competed among themselves in the speed of passing the stages of a kind relays. All members of each team had to hit the ball from 11 meters into the crossbar, hit the small goal, spin the ball from the front line into the goal with air, throw the ball into the basket with their hands and hit the small triangle on the lawn with their head. The team that came to the finish line last received punishment in the form of football attacks from the rest of the team.
Such emotional starts unambiguously cheered up the players after the match the day before, which was accompanied by a downpour and, consequently, brought the corresponding physical fatigue. First month of spring London famous for weather metamorphoses. For example, at lunchtime, a powerful hail instantly flew into the area where the Ukrainian national team lives, and we could only be glad that the team was already at the hotel at that time, and not in training.
In the end, such natural disasters do not affect the mood and mood of the blue-yellows in any way to play with the British. The guys started watching the match Italy – England (1:2) on the bus, on the way from the stadium to the hotel, and finished at dinner.
March 25 is the final day of preparation for the opening match of qualification at Wembley. The Ukrainians will start the pre-match training at the famous arena at 18:00 local time. Half an hour earlier and O. head coach of the Ukrainian national team Ruslan Rotan and one of the players of the team will meet in the Wembley conference room with representatives of the media.
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PHOTO. Ukrainian national team training in London