Neftchi were held to a scoreless draw by Kyzylkum and the dropping of points allowed defending champions Pakhtakor to go top on goal difference after a 2-1 defeat of Tupalang in the Uzbekistan League recently.
Victory of Ruslan ’White Tayson’ Chagaev was announced the most significant event in professional boxing world in April, Russian Sport-Express newspaper said.
Uzbekistan’s champions Pakhtakor Tashkent defeated Topalang Sariosiyo to move to quarterfinals of Uzbekistan Cup.
Saudi Arabian giants Al Hilal qualified for the knock-out stages of the AFC Champions League for the first time in their history following a goalless draw with Al Kuwait at Al Kuwait Stadium in Kuwait City on Wednesday.
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.
Neftchi blew a great chance to put one foot in the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Iraq’s Al Najaf in their Group C game at Fergana Stadium on Wednesday.
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.