Ruslan became the third player to have passed this achievement.
Ukraine midfielder Ruslan rotan spent the hundredth match for the national team. It is reported by the football Federation of Ukraine (FFU), informs news, Ukrmedia.
36-year-old Dynamo came off the bench instead of Alexander Zinchenko in the 78th minute in a friendly match against the national team of Japan (2:1).
“Bravo, team! Congratulations to Ruslan Rotan with 100 match in Kar Yeri! Andriy Yarmolenko came to support the team! #Misra”
Rotan made his debut for the national team on 12 February 2003 in a match against Turkey (0:0). since then he played for the “blue-yellow” at the 2006 world Cup, Euro 2012 and Euro 2016. Just his entire career in the national team rotan scored 8 goals.
“Congratulations to Ruslan Rotan from Andriy Shevchenko! #Misra https://t.co/6cAkyJ193K”
Rotan became the third player in the history of the national team to have passed this milestone. Before 100 matches for the Ukrainian national team played Anatoliy Tymoshchuk (144 matches) and Andriy Shevchenko (111 games).