The twenty-sixth matchday of Uzbekistan Oliy Liga was held on October 25-27 as Shota Arveladze's Pakhtakor secured a 1-0 victory over FC Bunyodkor at the Pakhtakor Stadium, while FC Lokomotiv stunned FC Kokand-1912 in front of the home crowd and FC Nasaf ensured a 2-1 victory in Muborak.
FC Lokomotiv beat FC Kokand-1912 with a 3-0 victory
The defending champions FC Lokomotiv made another step to earn the Oliy Liga title as they defeated FC Kokand-1912 at the Lokomotiv stadium.
Murod Kholmuhammedov made a mistake in the box as he scored an own goal just ten minutes after kick-off. Marat Bikmaev doubled their lead three minutes to the break. A 61-minute goal from Sanjar Shoakmedov ensured three points for the Railwaymen.
FC Lokomotiv 3-0 FC Kokand-1912
Goals: Murod Kholmuhammedov (10), Marat Bikmaev (42), Sanjar Shoakmedov (61)
FC Navbahor register a 1-0 win over FC Bukhara in Namangan
FC Bukhara continued their unvictorious run as they received another defeat at the Namangan Central Stadium on Thursday evening.
Aziz Turgunboev's opening goal provided a 1-0 lead for the Falcons just twelve minutes after kick-off. Both sides had chances to net the balls, but they failed to score, while the score remained unchanged.
FC Navbahor 1-0 FC Bukhara
Goal: Aziz Turgunboev (12)
Shota Arveladze's FC Pakhtakor defeat FC Bunyodkor
FC Pakhtakor kept their third place in the Oliy Liga table as they earned a 1-0 win over FC Bunyodkor at the Pakhtakor Stadium on Thursday evening.
It took 84 minutes to break the deadlock that Shota Arveladze's side took the lead through Zayniddin Tojiev 6 minute to the final whistle.
FC Pakhtakor 1-0 FC Bunyodkor
Goal: Zayniddin Tojiev (84)
Relegation-threatening FC Neftchi bag all three points
FC Neftchi bagged all three points as they welcomed FC Kizilkum to the Istiklol Stadium in Oliy Liga Matchday 26.
Muydin Mamazulumov’s double ensured a 2-0 victory for the relegation-threatening FC Neftchi on Thursday evening.
FC Neftchi 2-0 FC Kizilkum
Goals: Muydin Mamazulumov (6, 67)
FC Nasaf claim a 2-1 victory over FC Mash'al in Muborak
FC Nasaf claimed a 2-1 win over FC Mash’al as they travel to Muborak for their Oliy Liga match on Thursday.
Bobir Abdulkholikov made the breakthrough in the first-period stoppage time, while his side finished the period with a 1-0 lead. Serbian Dragan Ceran doubled their advantage before Shakhzod Shaymanov halved the deficit 11 minutes to complete.
FC Mash’al 1-2 FC Nasaf
Goals: Shakhzod Shaymanov (79) – Bobir Abdukholikov (45), Dragan Ceran (74)
FC Metallurg gain a 3-2 over FC Almalyk in the last minutes
FC Metallurg gained a 3-2 victory over FC Almalyk in the twenty-sixth matchday of Uzbekistan Oliy Liga in Bekabad on Thursday.
Gulomhaydar Gulomov cancelled out the opening goal from Muhammadodil Kahramonov just three minutes later as the sides went to the dressing room with a 1-1 draw.
It took only two minutes for the hosts to take the lead through Islom Isokjonov and Sirojiddin Aliev at the end of the second period. Vladislav Kasmimin managed to decrease the deficit in the injury minutes, but it was late enough.
FC Metallurg 3-2 FC Almalyk
Goals: Muhammadodil Kahramonov (37) Islom Isokjonov (89) Sirojiddin Aliev (90) - Gulomhaydar Gulomov (40), Vladislav Kasmimin (90+5)
FC Shurtan gain a 3-1 win over FC Sogdiyona in Guzar
FC Sogdiyona travelled to Guzar for their Oliy Liga match against FC Shurtan in the twenty-sixth matchday of the league.
Laziz Ubaydullaev broke the deadlock in the 31st minute of the game before Jasur Kholturaev doubled their advantage at the end of the first period. Yevgeniy Kochnev added the third, while Otabek Valijonov decreased the deficit in the injury minutes.
FC Shurtan 3-1 FC Sogdiyona
Goals: Laziz Ubaydullaev (31), Jasur Kholturaev (45), Yevgeniy Kochnev (90+2) - Otabek Valijonov (90+3)