The team led by coach Yevhen Varenytsia has fulfilled the minimum task by getting six points after three matches in the qualifying round for Euro Beach Soccer League 2016 in Spain, the press service of the Football Federation of Ukraine has told Ukrinform.
"Our national team kicked off with the match beat a strong French team by 5:1. Then Ukraine defeated Romania - 7: 5 and finally they were outclassed by the Spanish, hosts of the tournament, by 1:2," said the press service.
The Ukrainians completed their first stage of qualification in second place of the group and in fifth place in overall standings. In a month our team will be expected to play in the second stage of qualifiers in Hungary. They face rivals from Poland, Germany and Italy.
Recall that best eight teams out of twelve will qualify to participate in the Super Final Euro 2016.