Spain vs Ukraine: Preview, Form Guide, Possible Lineups and Prediction

After a series of international friendly matches, teams will now face each other in the Round 3 of the UEFA Nations League. This clash between Spain and Ukraine promises to be mouth-watering one.

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Spain vs Ukraine

Spain will travel to Ukraine this Tuesday and hope to claim three points which will solidify their position in the group. Ukraine who put on a formidable performance against Germany will have to improve themselves a bit to stand a chance against the strong Spanish side.

Spain have a unbeaten record against Ukraine in official International matches. Ukraine and Spain have met 6 times so far and Spain have won 5 games out of those six. Ukraine managed to draw only one out of those six.

Match preview

The Spaniards have a balanced squad with the correct mix of experience and young talent. The experience of stars like De Gea and Sergio Ramos will be a huge guiding factor for the youngsters like Ansu Fati and Ferran Torres.

Ukraine are one place above Switzerland in Group 4 and will definitely hope to take at least one point from this clash. Luis Enrique has changed the fortunes of Spain tremendously and has improved their performances too. Spain got the better of Ukraine when they last met with Sergio Ramos, Ferran Torres, and Ansu Fati getting their name on to the scoresheet.

Form Guide of Spain and Ukraine

Ukraine last 5 games: LLLWD

Spain last 5 games: WDWDW

Team News

Ukraine possible playing XI:

Heorhiy Bushchan, Yukhym Konplya, Ihor Plastun, Vitaliy Mykolenko, Eduard Sobol, Serhiy Sydorchuk, Mykola Shaparenko, Roman Bezus, Ruslan Malinovskyi, Andriy Yarmolenko and Oleksandr Zubkov

Spain possible playing XI:

David de Gea, Jose Gaya, Eric Garcia, Sergio Ramos, Jesus Navas, Rodri, Dani Ceballos, Mikel Merino, Ansu Fati, Gerard Moreno and  Adama Traore

Prediction

Spain displayed an excellent performance against Switzerland and can continue to be the leaders of their group with a victory over Ukraine. Ukraine on the other hand displayed an awesome performance in the second half against Germany. Andriy Shevchenko will expect his men to deliver the same performance in both the halves against Spain. But we expect Spain to get away with a 1 – 0 victory against Ukraine.

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