Uzbekistan Olympic team lost to China in a friendly match with the score 0 : 2 , the press service of Uzbekistan Football Federation ( UFF ) reported.
The match took place at the training camp in Dubai (UAE ) , which serves as a preparation platform for the upcoming Asia Cup U- 23 in Qatar . Gathering in the Emirates is the last stage of preparation for the continental championship.
Our team tournament starts with the match of our team againsts their peers from Korea on the 13th of January. The second confrontation versus the national team of Iraq is scheduled for the 16th of January. As part of the last round of the group stage our team will converge with the players of Yemen.
According to the regulations of the competition the three best teams of the tournament will qualify to participate in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro .