Taras Mykhalyk and Olexander Aliyev have been recalled by Ukraine coach Oleksiy Mykhailychenko after injuries for the upcoming 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ qualifiers against England and Andorra.

Shakhtar Donetsk's Under-21 international Yaroslav Rakitskyi has also been included in the 23-man group for the Group 6 matches on 10 and 14 October respectively.

Barcelona defender Dmytro Chygrynskiy and Dnipro's Andriy Rusol will miss the qualifiers due to injuries, while Vitaliy Mandziuk will miss the England game through suspension.

Ukraine squad
Goalkeepers:
Andriy Pyatov (Shakhtar Donetsk), Stanislav Bogush, Olexander Shovkovskyi (both Dynamo Kiev)

Defenders: Vitaliy Mandziuk, Taras Mykhalyk (both Dynamo Kiev), Vasyl Kobin, Olexander Kucher, Vyacheslav Shevchuk, Mykola Ischenko, Yaroslav Rakitskyi (all Shakhtar Donetsk), Grygoriy Yarmash (Vorskla)

Midfielders: Oleksiy Gai (Shakhtar Donetsk), Olexander Aliyev, Oleg Gusev, Andriy Yarmolenko (all Dynamo Kiev), Serhiy Nazarenko, Ruslan Rotan (both Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk), Anatoliy Tymoschuk (Bayern Munich/Germany)

Forwards: Andriy Voronin (Liverpool/England), Volodymyr Gomeniuk, Yevhen Seleznyov (both Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk), Artem Milevskyi, Andriy Shevchenko (both Dynamo Kiev)