The coach of Uzbekistan national team Srecko Katanec announced the squad for the international friendly tournament Navruz Cup-2022.
Goalkeepers: Valijon Rakhimov (OKMK), Utkir Yusupov (Navbahor), Umid Ergashev (Nasaf).
Defenders: Khojiakbar Alijonov, Farrukh Sayfiev (both - Pakhtakor), Dilshod Saitov, Umar Eshmurodov, Husniddin Aliqulov, Sherzod Nasrullaev (all - Nasaf), Akrom Kamilov, Abdulla Abdullaev (both - OKMK), Islom Qobilov (Lokomotiv).
Midfielders: Odil Hamrobekov, Aziz Turgunbaev, Hojimat Erkinov, Sardor Sobirkhodjaev (all - Pakhtakor), Otabek Shukurov (Sharjah, UAE), Javohir Siddiqov (Kokand-1912), Jaloliddin Masharipov (An-Nasr, Saudi Arabia) Arabia), Doston Hamdamov (As Sailiya, Qatar), Oybek Bozorov (Nasaf).
Strikers: Eldor Shomurodov (AS Roma, Italy), Igor Sergeev (Tobol, Kazakhstan), Aziz Omonov (Esteghlal, Iran), Sherzod Temirov (Persepolis, Iran).
The national team will gather on March 21 and the players will undergo a medical examination. The White Wolves will travel to Namangan on March 23 and will face Kyrgyzstan in the semifinals on March 25, with the to face the winner of Uganda - Tajikistan on March 29.