KHARKIV (QHA) - The national football team of Ukraine has defeated Poland 1:0 in Kharkiv in the ninth qualifying round of the World Cup 2014, informs Ukrainian News. In the group final round, Ukraine will play against San Marino, and England will compete with the Poles. Ukrainian President Victor Yanukovych congratulated the players and coaches of the national football team of Ukraine on a victory over the team of Poland in the qualifying match for the World Cup 2014, held October 11, Ukrinform reports. "It's nice to note that in this toughest competition our team showed harmonious performance, great responsibility and individual skills," the congratulation reads. As reported earlier, on September 27 the International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA) told Ukraine to hold a home match versus Poland in Kharkiv within the qualifying cycle to the World Football Championship without spectators. The International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA) overturned decision on October 3. The match was held with spectators.

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