The national team of Ukraine on football, outplayed with the score 2:0 away team Kosovo in the qualifying match of the 2018 world Cup.

In the middle of the second half of the match, which took place on Friday evening in the Albanian Shkoder, Ukrainians opened the scoring thanks to an own goal of the defender of Kosovo Leart Picardy. And in the 87th minute striker Borussia Dortmund Andriy Yarmolenko have secured the advantage of the team of Andriy Shevchenko.

In other matches in this group Iceland on the road defeated Turkey with the score 3:0 and Croatia at home and failed to beat Finland 1:1.

Thus, before the last round of the group stage of selection for the 2018 world Cup Iceland became the sole leader of group I with 19 points, Croatia and Ukraine scored 17 points, Turkey – 14.

In the last round of Ukraine on 9 October, will host Croatia in Kiev, and Iceland will play at home with Kosovo . To take second place in the group and be eligible to play in the play-offs, Ukraine needs Monday be sure to beat Croatia.