Talk on Ukraine football

Calling all football fans: Yuri Bender, editor in chief of Professional Wealth Management and contributor to the FT, will be making a talk to the England Fans forum on the prospects of the Ukrainian national team against England for the forthcoming World Cup Qualifier in Kyiv. 

The talk, to be held at the Savoy Tup pub in the Strand on Thursday 22 August at 7pm, will include stories about allegations of match-fixing, suspect referee appointments and the murky world of oligarchs, big business and politics which influence Ukrainian football. Renowned writer Anna Shevchenko will be also be providing travel tips and sharing her insider’s cultural knowledge with those interested in visiting this fascinating country. All welcome!