Ukraine squad for Greece play-off

KIEV - Ukraine coach Olexiy Mikhailichenko on Tuesday named the following 24-man squad for this month's World Cup playoff against Greece:

Ukraine travel to Athens to play Greece on November 14 before hosting the return leg in Donetsk four days later.

Goalkeepers: Andriy Pyatov (Shakhtar Donetsk), Rustam Khudzhamov (Shakhtar Donetsk), Stanislav Bogush (Dynamo Kiev).

Defenders: Dmytro Chygrynskiy (Barcelona), Vitaliy Mandzyuk (Dynamo Kiev), Evgen Khacheridi (Dynamo Kiev), Vasyl Kobin (Shakhtar Donetsk), Yaroslav Rakytsky (Shakhtar Donetsk), Oleksander Kucher (Shakhtar Donetsk), Vyacheslav Shevchuk (Shakhtar Donetsk), Andriy Rusol (Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk), Hryhoriy Yarmash (Vorskla Poltava).

Midfielders: Anatoly Tymoschuk (Bayern Munich), Olexiy Gay (Shakhtar Donetsk), Olexandr Aliev (Dynamo Kiev), Oleh Gusev (Dynamo Kiev), Andriy Yarmolenko (Dynamo Kiev), Taras Mykhalyk (Dynamo Kiev), Ruslan Rotan (Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk), Igor Khydobiak (Karpaty Lviv).

Forwards: Andriy Shevchenko (Dynamo Kiev), Artem Milevskiy (Dynamo Kiev), Volodymyr Homenyuk (Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk), Evgen Seleznev (Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk).