Uzbekistan Olympic team under the guidance of Samvel Babayan will hold a training camp in Dubai (UAE), before the start of the Asian Youth Championship, according to Uzbekistan Football Federation.
January 12 starts the final part of the AFC Youth Championship U-23 in Qatar, where opponents of the Uzbek players in the group "C" will be the youth teams from South Korea, Iraq and Yemen.
Gathering at the UAE will be the last stage of preparation for the continental championship. Last month, the team also conducted a series of friendly matches in the Emirates to prepare for the tournament.
The first match of the championship team of Uzbekistan against their peers from Korea will be held on 13th of January. The second match with the national team of Iraq is scheduled for 16th of January. As part of the last round of the group stage our team will play against Yemen. We remind you, that the three best teams in the Asian Championship will be eligible to participate in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.