Andriy Shevchenko

  • Shevchenko's advice to Ronaldo, 'Don't leave Real Madrid' June 30, 2013

    Cristiano Ronaldo continues to be the talk of the town after reports that the Portugese striker could call time on his tenure at Real Madrid. However, according to SportsMole.co.uk, Former AC Milan striker Andriy Shevchenko has opposed the idea of the Portugese forward moving out of the Bernabeu and has asked...
  • Ukraine eye England's Redknapp for manager post November 20, 2012

    Kiev: Ukraine want former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp to take charge of their national team after being turned down by Ukrainian striker Andriy Shevchenko. Englishman Redknapp, 65, sacked by Spurs in June, emerged as favourite when Ukrainian Football Federation (FFU) chiefs met on Tuesday, a statement said on the...
  • Shevchenko invited to be Ukraine national coach November 12, 2012

    Retired Ukraine striker Andriy Shevchenko has been asked to coach the national team seeking to qualify for the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil, the Ukraine soccer federation said on Monday. "Andriy Konkov, president of the Football Federation of Ukraine, made a decision to offer Andriy Shevchenko the job of head...
  • Shevchenko gives up soccer for politics July 28, 2012

    Kiev: Famed Ukrainian striker Andriy Shevchenko has quit football to start a career in politics with an independent party just months ahead of the October parliamentary election. Shevchenko has joined "Ukraine Forward!", formed this year by politicians who were expelled by the main opposition coalition that used to be led...
  • Shevchenko announces retirement after Euro exit June 20, 2012

    Donetsk: Ukraine striker Andriy Shevchenko announced he will retire from international football after his country's elimination from Euro 2012 following a 10 defeat by England on Tuesday. Shevchenko told reporters he intends to says his farewell in a friendly game before standing down from national team duty. The 35yearold, who is...
  • Ukraine could be without Shevchenko against Eng June 19, 2012

    Warsaw: The Donetsk jinx hanging over Ukraine will forever be forgotten if the Euro 2012 cohosts can beat England at the Donbass Arena after four failed attempts. But they may well have to do so without national hero Andriy Shevchenko, scorer of two goals in their win over Sweden, after...
  • Euro 2012: Shevchenko rolls back the years June 12, 2012

    At the age of 35, Ukraine captain Andriy Shevchenko played the first European Championship match of his superb career. From being a legendary figure at AC Milan to a huge flop at Chelsea, the hit man rolled back the years with two of the finest finishes so far in Euro...
  • Champions of Europe: Shevchenko proved himself June 12, 2012

    CNNIBN's panel of football experts analyse Ukraine's upset win against Sweden and the drawn EnglandFrance encounter. ...
  • Shevchenko thanks coach after thumping Sweden June 12, 2012

    Kiev, Ukraine: As soon as Andriy Shevchenko had scored his second goal of the evening, he knew who he had to thank. While fans shouted "Sheva, Sheva," the Ukraine veteran striker sprinted to the sideline and embraced his coach Oleg Blokhin, who decided against the odds to play Shevchenko from...
  • Cohosts Ukraine with little hope on Euro debut June 4, 2012

    Most of the media attention Ukraine has received in the leadup to Euro 2012 has focused on the country's status as tournament cohosts. Fears over the behaviour of supporters, threats of racism and there are still question marks over the security in the country. With less than four days left, Ukraine...
  • I want to stay at AC Milan: Andriy Shevchenko April 8, 2009

    New Delhi: The Chelseaowned man is looking to stay at San Siro rather than return to London. AC Milan striker Andriy Shevchenko admits that he wants to stay at the club next season and also thanks the fans for their support. The hitman returned to San Siro onloan from Chelsea last summer,...
  • Shevchenko our biggest disappointment: Milan fans February 6, 2009

    New Delhi: In a recent poll, the fans of the Rossoneri have had their say on who they feel is the club's biggest disappointment this season. When Andriy Shevchenko put pen to paper in the summer of 2008, many things were expected from the man who managed to score 127 times...