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What channel is Republic of Ireland v Ukraine Nations League match on? Kick off time and live stream details

Check out how to watch Republic of Ireland v Ukraine in the Nations League this week, including TV details, team news, predictions and odds.

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Published: Wednesday, 8th June 2022 at 1:06 pm
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Republic of Ireland and Ukraine meet in Dublin on Wednesday evening, both looking to get back to winning ways after recent disappointments.

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Stephen Kenny's side are still winless in the Nations League – having lost six and drawn five games since the competition's inception – but suffered arguably their worst result in it to date by losing 1-0 to Armenia on the weekend.

They wasted chance after chance before Eduard Spertsyan's long-range strike secured a famous victory for Joaquín Caparrós' team and will be determined to raise their game against their next opponents, who have some very dangerous players in their ranks.

Ukraine's 1-0 defeat at the hands of Wales on Sunday was a heartbreaker, ensuring that they won't be at Qatar 2022, and could serve as extra motivation for their trip to the Aviva Stadium.

It's the visitors' first game of the 2022/23 Nations League campaign and with Armenia currently top of Group B1, which also includes Scotland, you really do feel everything is to play for.

RadioTimes.com has rounded up everything you need to know about how to watch Republic of Ireland v Ukraine on TV and online.

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When is Republic of Ireland v Ukraine?

Republic of Ireland v Ukraine will take place on Wednesday 8th June 2022.

Check out our live football on TV guide for the latest times and information.

What time is kick-off?

Republic of Ireland v Ukraine will kick off at 7:45pm.

There's plenty of Nations League on TV action coming up this week. Check out our full guide for all the details about the home nations' involvement.

What TV channel is Republic of Ireland v Ukraine on?

The match will be televised on Premier Sports 2 from 7:15pm.

How to live stream Republic of Ireland v Ukraine online

Premier Sports subscribers will be able to watch the match online via the website or Premier Player app.

Republic of Ireland v Ukraine team news

Republic of Ireland predicted XI: Kelleher; Collins, Duffy, O'Shea; Coleman, Hourihane, Cullen, Stevens, Knight, Keane, Parrott

Ukraine predicted XI: Bushchan; Karavaev, Zabarnyi, Matvienko, Mykolenko; Sydorchuk; Yarmolenko, Malinovskyi, Zinchenko, Tsygankov; Yaremchuk

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Republic of Ireland v Ukraine odds

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Our prediction: Republic of Ireland v Ukraine

Both sides will be determined to put the weekend's results behind them and Wednesday evening's game gives them a first chance to do so.

Ukraine's World Cup heartbreak is undoubtedly the bigger blow but we could see Kenny look to shake things up more than his opposite number after the defeat to Armenia.

It is now 11 Nations League games without a win for the hosts and their wait for a victory could go on with a score draw a likely result.

Our prediction: Republic of Ireland 1-1 Ukraine (5/1 at Bet365)

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