Neftchi coach Yuri Sarkisyan has called on Asian Football Confederation officials to clamp down on time wasting by Middle Eastern teams after a 1-1 draw with Al Najaf from Iraq saw the Uzbeks miss a chance to qualify for the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League.
The AFC Asian Cup™ Organising Committee met today under the chairmanship of China’s Zhang Jilong and took stock of the preparations for the July 7-29 competition.
Neftchi will be looking to maintain their excellent start to the season on Wednesday when the Group C leaders host Iraqi side Al Najaf in their penultimate group stage match in the AFC Champions League.
Mohamed Bin Hammam of Qatar was unanimously confirmed as President of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) for a second four-year term at the 22nd AFC Congress held today.
Neftchi continued their remarkable win streak in the Uzbekistan League by notching up their seventh straight victory, a 2-0 defeat of Traktor Tashkent, recently.
David Haye believes Uzbekistan’s Ruslan Chagaev - dubbed the ’White Tyson’ - is the pick of the current batch of heavyweights, ITV-Boxing.com reported.
South Korea’s national football team will have a friendly match with Uzbekistan in Seoul, Korea, in early July in preparation for the quadrennial Asian football tournament, the nation’s football governing body said Wednesday.
China, Iran and Uzbekistan preferred to remain tight-lipped about their teams’ chances for the Asian Cup Football Finals scheduled for July 7-29.
The international conference "Women and Sport" gathered over 50 young leader athletes, aged between 18 and 35, as well as specialists from different sport and social organizations, and disable young leaders who shared the operational experience in the sphere of women’s participation in sport from Myanmar, Malaysia, Latvia, Chili, Kazakhstan, Chinese Taipei, Kenya, Iran, Guatemala, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan. Participation in this conference gave participants a chance to show, share, and further develop their leader potential.