Wayne Rooney returned from a two-match suspension to score the goal Tuesday and give England a 1-0 win over Ukraine and a spot in the UEFA EURO 2012 quarterfinals.
England won Group D and will meet Italy in Kiev on Sunday. France also advanced, despite a 0-2 lose to Sweden in the other group match.
England vs. Ukraine 1-0
Goals: Rooney (47`)
England: Joe Hart, Ashley Cole, Glen Johnson, Joleon Lescott, John Terry, Steven Gerrard, James Milner (Theo Walcott, 70), Scott Parker, Ashley Young, Wayne Rooney (Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, 86), Danny Welbeck (Andy Carroll, 82).
Ukraine: Andriy Pyatov, Yevhen Khacheridi, Yaroslav Rakitskiy, Yevhen Selin, Denys Garmash (Serhiy Nazarenko, 78), Oleh Gusev, Yevhen Konoplyanka, Anatoliy Tymoshchuk, Marko Devic (Andriy Shevchenko, 70), Artem Milevskiy (Bohdan Butko, 77), Andriy Yarmolenko.