Ukraine v Ireland: What time, channel and everything you need to know


Ireland will face Ukraine tonight in the UEFA Nations League for the second time.

he sides met just last week where Ukraine came out on top with a 1-0 victory after Viktor Tsygankov scored the only goal, in the second half.

Stephen Kenny’s side bounced back from that defeat with a crushing 3-0 victory over Scotland at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.

Ukraine’s hopes to qualify for the World Cup in Qatar were dashed on June 5 as they were defeated by Wales.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead this evening’s clash.

Where is it taking place?

Ireland travel to Poland to face Ukraine at the LKS Stadium in Łódź.

The current forecast suggests that temperatures will reach 17C for the game. It is expected to be humid but breezy in the Polish city, with a slight chance of rain.

What time is kick off?

The game starts at 7.45pm Irish time this evening.

Where can I watch it?

The game will be shown live on both RTÉ Two and Premier Sports One. It can also be streamed live on RTÉ Player and Premier Sports Player.

There will also be live radio coverage on an extended Game On on RTÉ 2fm.

What’s the team news?

Michael Obafemi is expected to miss out on the game with an injury while Shane Duffy misses out through suspension, and John Egan is also unavailable.

Kenny said he is hopeful that Chiedozie Ogbene can rejoin the squad after recovering from an impact injury.

Festy Ebosele is expected to be included after missing out on the weekend fixture.

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