Yohan Cabaye unleashes a superb drive which leaves the woodwork trembling.
Cabaye's neat finish puts France 2-0 up and almost out of sight.
France's Jeremy Menez breaks the deadlock - and Ukrainian hearts - to fire France ahead.
Andriy Shevchenko will be ruing this missed opportunity at the start of the second half.
Even bad weather shouldn't be an excuse for this.
Menez tests Ukraine's keeper - the Frenchman should have done better from that range.
Jeremy Menez troubles the Ukraine defence, not for the first time tonight.
Neat build-up play from the co-hosts.
The right decision, clearly.