: BBC: Ukraine defeat Wales with 1-0 win

09:37 Mar. 29, 2016

BBC: Ukraine defeat Wales with 1-0 win

Ukrainian Andriy Yarmolenko, right, scores a goal for his team during international friendly soccer match between Ukraine and Wales at the Olympiyskiy stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, March 28, 2016. (AP Photo)

Wales preparing for their first tournament appearance in 58 years

Wales were beaten by Ukraine as some players' hopes of securing squad places for Euro 2016 appeared to fade in Kiev.

Wales started brightly but trailed at half-time as Andriy Yarmolenko seized on slack defending to score with Ukraine's only shot on target.

Despite continuing to dominate possession in the second half, Wales offered precious little in attack.

This was their last chance to impress boss Chris Coleman before he names his squad for the summer finals in France.

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