Ukraine’s Paralympic Football Team Wins Silver at World Cup
In the final match, the Ukrainian team lost to Russian with a score of 1: 3
Ukraine’s Paralympic football team won silver at the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup final in Seville.
On the way to the final, the Ukrainian team defeated Spain (10:0), Australia (7:0) and Argentina (2:0) in the group stage and took the first place. After that, in the quarter-finals, Ukraine’s defeated Holland (5:0), and in the semifinal — Brazil (3:0).
In the final match, Ukraine lost to Russian with a score 1: 3, Ukrinform reported.
Ukraine’s paralympic national football team won gold in the world’s champions five times: 2001, 2003, 2009, 2013, 2017.