Wednesday, 15, July, 2020

Sports

The Swiss international of Turkish origin, Eren Derdiyok, known for his spells at Bayer, Hoffenheim and Galatasaray is moving to the Tashkent-based FC Pakhtakor from the Turkish high division side Goztepe SK.

Uzbekistan national team’s scheduled friendly match against Kazakhstan on March 26 in Tashkent was cancelled, reportedly by the decision of the new Kazakhstan head coach Michal Bilek. The coach reportedly saw no benfit for the national team to play against an Asian side.

As part of preparation for matchday 6 of the second qualification round of the Qatar 2022 World Cup against Yemen on March 31 Uzbekistan national team will hold a camp in the UAE.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the Measures to Elevate Uzbek Football to a Completely New Level Decree, the Uzbekistan 24 reported on Wednesday.

Emmanuel Adebayor bid farewell to club and fans in Turkish Super League match played yesterday evening between Besiktas Kayserispor with his new team revealed.

The Uzbekistan national team will play a friendly match with Kazakhstan in March 2020, the Uzbekistan head coach announced in the mixed zone after home win against Palestine Tuesday.

Uzbekistan returned to the top of the Group D standings on Tuesday as a convincing 2-0 victory over Palestine saw the Central Asians begin the second half of their FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023 Asian Qualifiers campaign in fine fashion.

Saudi Arabia twice came from a goal to defeat Uzbekistan 3-2 in Group D of the Asian Qualifiers on Thursday. It was a crucial win for Saudi Arabia, who went into the tie trailing Uzbekistan in the standings, as the three-time Asian Cup winners moved to the top of Group D.

Uzbekistan national team will start a training camp in Tashkent on November 2 as part of preparation for the matchdays 4 and 5 of the second qualifying round for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.

Uzbekistan national team will hold a friendly match  against Kyrgyzstan on November 9 at Pakhtakor stadium. The match will serve as preparation for the World Cup home qualifiers against Saudi Arabia and Palestine on November 14 and 19, respectively.