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Shevchenko: Ukraine can still get to Euro 2012 quarter-finals

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June 16, 2012, 9:55 a.m. | None — by Interfax-Ukraine

Ukraine's Andriy Shevchenko reacts during the Euro 2012 soccer championship Group D match between Ukraine and France in Donetsk, Ukraine, Friday, June 15, 2012
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Ukraine skipper Andriy Shevchenko has said that his team is still able to get to the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 if it defeats England.

"We knew that this would be a very difficult game. France played very well, especially in the second half. We still have a chance. If we beat England, then we will go on," he said in an interview with reporters in the mixed zone after the defeat 0-2 to France in Donetsk on Friday evening.

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