The friendly match for the memory of the former player of Uzbekistan national team and FC Pakhtakor, Ulugbek Ruzimov. He scored two goals in 23 matches for Uzbekistan as he became a champion in Asian Games was held in Hiroshima, Japan in 1994.
He played for FC Pakhtakor, FC Navbahor, Khorezm, and FC Metallurg in his career. He died from liver cancer at the age of 48 on 8 May 2017.
On the field, unforgettable veterans of Uzbek football as part of two great teams - Pakhtakor (Tashkent) and the national team of Uzbekistan in the 90s. Among the representatives of the team played the champions of the Asian Games-1994, which turned over the upside-down ideas about the football of Uzbekistan around the world.
The match was held today, November 28, at the main arena of the club. Started at 14:00, played two halves of 30 minutes. And according to all the rules, there were no deviations, the brigade of arbitrators led by Shukhrat Pulatov.
The veterans of Pakhtakor won with the score 6: 4, but it does not matter at all. And important is the memory of people about our departed athletes, familiarization with the history of our football of modern youth, who gathered in the stands of the stadium and watched the game.