The national team of Uzbekistan started training sessions in Tashkent on November 5, before participating in the 2018 World Cup qualifying matches against the national teams of North Korea and Yemen. As part of the gathering, the team held its first training session.
The national team of Uzbekistan will play the first match on November 12. On this day, our players will compete with the team of the DPRK at the Pakhtakor Stadium. Currently, North Korea is a leader of the qualifying group H. The match will begin at 6 pm. This game will be served by team of arbitrators from Iran headed by Aliriza Fagani.
The North Korea's national team has 13 points. In turn, the national team of Uzbekistan, who spent one game less than their opponents in the group, has 9 points.