Euro 2012: 10 Reasons Andriy Shevchenko Is a God in Ukraine

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Euro 2012: 10 Reasons Andriy Shevchenko Is a God in Ukraine
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Andriy Shevchenko

Andriy Shevchenko made Euro 2012 history when his two goals were instrumental in Ukraine defeating Sweden. It was the story of a come-from-behind victory that most sports stories are made of.

Shevchenko and the Ukraine defied the odds which were in favor of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Sweden. The people in the Ukraine are celebrating this all-important victory in their own country.

The adulation of Shevchenko is the equivalent of a god on the earth. It is with this in mind that a decision was made to pay tribute to Andriy Shevchenko and the reasons (in all spheres) why he is considered a god on Earth.

The athlete is not only a great person because of his or her expertise in sports. An athlete also has to be a great person within him or herself.

An invitation is extended to the BR readers to enjoy the 10 reasons why the Ukraine are looking at Shevchenko as a god.

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