Uzbekistan national football team will organize Istanbul training camp in the framework of the preparation plan for Asian Qualifiers matches against China and South Korea, reports Uzbekistan Football Federation.
Head coach Samvel Babayan has announced a 20-player squad of the senior team for the training sessions will take place in Kozmet town on July 17-23.
Marat Bikmaev, Islom Tukhtakhujaev, Doston Khamdamov, Rustam Ashurmatov and Jamshid Iskanderov haven’t been called up as they haven’t recovered because of injury. Odil Ahmedov, Vitaliy Denisov, Vadim Afonin, Igor Krimets, Aziz Khaydarov and other players who play in foreign leagues will also attend Istanbul training camp as it will be organizing in non-FIFA days.
Here is the 20-player squad of Uzbekistan national football team.
Goalkeepers: Aleksandr Lobanov (FC Pakhtakor), Ignatiy Nesterov (FC Lokomotiv);
Defenders: Aleksandr Merzlyakov (FC Kokand-1912), Davron Hoshimov (FC Pakhtakor), Farrukh Sayfiev (FC Nasaf), Sherzod A’zamov (FC Pakhtakor), Murod Kholmuhammedov (FC Kokand-1912), Akmal Shorahmedov (FC Nasaf), Vladimir Kozak (FC Pakhtakor)
Midfielders: Suhrob Berdiev (FC Kokand-1912), Salamat Kuttiboev (FC Lokomotiv), Davronbek Umirov (FC Bunyodkor), Otabek Shukurov (FC Bunyodkor), Jaloliddin Masharipov (FC Lokomotiv), Murod Toshmatov (FC Metallurg), Sardor Mirzaev (FC Lokomotiv), Bahrom Abdurahimov (FC Nasaf), Erkin Boydullaev (FC Kizilkum)
Forwards: Igor Sergeev (FC Pakhtakor), Shokhruz Norkhonov (FC Bunyodkor)