Sardor Sobirkhujaev’s header gave an early lead for the hosts in the 18th minute of the game at the Pakhtakor Stadium. However, Azizbek Amonov cancelled out the Lions’ advantage after the restart.
But Igor Sergeev’s 75th-minute decider secured a 2-1 victory for Shota Arveladze’s side by ensuring a quarterfinal spot.
League Cup Matchday 3
Stadium: Pakhtakor stadium
Referee: Temur Tukhtasinov