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Coach Roger Lemerre consoles Riadh Bouazizi.
An Andriy Shevchenko penalty gave Ukraine a 1-0 victory over 10-man Tunisia in World Cup Group H on Friday, assuring the east European side of a place in the last 16. Shevchenko rifled home the spot kick in the 70th minute after referee Carlos Amarilla of Paraguay ruled the striker had been brought down by Tunisian defender Karim Hagui. [+]

Insight and Opinion

Capable of making history

Africa's most experienced side in Germany this summer, the Tunisians could make the second round for the first time, says Alex Chick.  [+]

Group H Tactics Board

Can Spain fail again on the world stage? Nick Bidwell thinks the presence of two minnows in Group H should see them through. [+]

More Tunisia News

June 24, 2006
Tunisia unhappy at Shevchenko 'dive'
Andriy Shevchenko has been accused of diving for the penalty that put Ukraine into the last 16 of the World Cup.
June 23, 2006
Blokhin unsatisfied with performance
Ukraine coach Oleg Blokhin was less than satisfied with the 1-0 win over Tunisia on Friday, even though it earned his World Cup debutants a place in the last 16.
Johnson: Shevchenko the history man in Berlin
Dale Johnson doesn't allow Tunisia v Ukraine to stop his enjoyment of Berlin's Olympiastadion.
Sheva: 'We kept our belief'
Ukraine match-winner Andriy Shevchenko said his team mates had always kept their belief despite a disastrous start to their World Cup campaign to claim a second-round berth on Friday.
June 19, 2006
Bouazizi out to shock favourites Spain
Tunisia captain Riadh Bouazizi believes his team can make amends after their disappointing start to their World Cup by beating mighty Spain today.
June 14, 2006
Jaidi leveller leaves Lemerre relieved
Tunisia coach Roger Lemerre was a relieved but disappointed man after seeing his team salvage a 2-2 draw in their World Cup opener against Saudi Arabia thanks to Radhi Jaidi's injury-time equaliser in Munich.
Brewin: Takes cover as Tunisia meet Saudi Arabia
John Brewin takes cover as emotions run high between Tunisia and Saudi Arabia.
Al Jaber rues late equaliser
Saudi Arabia's record-breaking striker Sami Al Jaber struck what he thought was the winner before an injury-time Tunisian 2-2 equaliser on Wednesday but he insisted his team's World Cup hopes were still on track.
Latest Fixtures/Scores
DATEOPPONENTRESULTCompetition
Wed 3/5 A - Colombia D, 1-1 Friendly
Sun 11/17 A - Cameroon L, 4-1 WCQ - CAF
Sun 10/13 H- Cameroon D, 0-0 WCQ - CAF
Sat 9/7 H- Cape Verde Islands L, 0-2 WCQ - CAF
Sun 6/16 A - Equatorial Guinea D, 1-1 WCQ - CAF
Sat 6/8 A - Sierra Leone D, 2-2 WCQ - CAF
Sat 3/23 H- Sierra Leone W, 2-1 WCQ - CAF
Wed 1/30 A - Togo D, 1-1 African Nations Cup
Sat 1/26 A - Ivory Coast L, 3-0 African Nations Cup
Tue 1/22 H- Algeria W, 1-0 African Nations Cup
· Complete Team Fixtures