During a working trip to Madrid, an Uzbek delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov met with the leadership of the football club Atletico Madrid and held talks on cooperation.
The Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) suspended referee Sherzod Kasymov from any football activity for three years for participating in fixed matches.
Dutch specialist Peter Huistra has been appointed head coach of the Pakhtakor Tashkent.
Executive Director of the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee Toshiro Muto noted that information about the possible cancellation of the Olympics is not true.
Uzbekistan’s Denis Istomin will take part in the qualification round of the Australian Open, press service of the Tennis Federation of Uzbekistan said.
Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter is in hospital in a serious but stable condition.
Striker of Genoa and the national team of Uzbekistan Eldor Shomurodov fell into the sphere of interests of Juventus, Tuttosport claims. It is known that the Italian champion is looking for a striker who can strengthen the team from the bench.
The National Olympic Committee of Uzbekistan together with the Ministry of Physical Culture and Sports will hold a large sports festival "Love sports, live with sports" from 10 January.