10 Interesting Stats Ahead of Germany-Ukraine

1 – This is the first European Championship that Ukraine have successfully come through qualifying – their only previous tournament was 2012 as co-hosts.

1 – Germany have four players with exactly one cap heading into Euro 2016 (Bernd Leno, Jonathan Tah, Joshua Kimmich & Julian Weigl).

3 – No nation lost more games in qualifying and reached the finals than Ukraine (Switzerland also lost 3 games).

4 – Germany are unbeaten in all four previous competitive meetings with Ukraine (W2, D2).

6 – Germany have reached the final of the European Championship in six of the 11 tournaments they have participated in.

9 – Thomas Müller scored nine goals in nine qualifying games.

12 – Germany are competing in a record 12th consecutive European Championship finals (including West Germany).

43 – Germany have played more games at European Championship finals than any other team (W23 D10 L10).  In contrast, Ukraine have only played three games (W1 D0 L2).

143 – Anatoliy Tymoshchuk is the third most capped player at Euro 2016 (after Iker Casillas – 167 caps and Gianluigi Buffon – 157 caps).

196 – Ukraine received the most free kicks in qualifying.