NEWS AND EVENTS
March 25, 2016
DEFENDERíS GOAL BROUGHT VICTORY
In the second round of the Asian qualifying tournament of the 2018 World Cup National football team of Uzbekistan received team of the Philippines in his field.
The national team of Uzbekistan, playing in the group H of qualifying stage, before this has won five of six games with 15 points and was in second place in the group. The team of North Korea won five of seven games and played one match in a draw, led the group with 16 points.
In the first match between Uzbekistan and the Philippines taken place on September 8, 2015, our players beat the opponents with a score of 5:1.
This time at \"Bunyodkor\" stadium, our players once again proved that they go to the field only for the victory. Already in the beginning of the meeting our footballers demonstrating its superiority created several dangerous moments in the opponents\' goal. In 59th minute Anzur Ismailov headed the ball into the gate of Filipinos and became the author of the only goal that brought victory to our compatriots.
Thus, the national team of Uzbekistan with 18 points in the asset raised to first place in the group. The next match will be against Bahrain on March 29 in Tashkent.