Uzbekistan is the thirteenth team in the AFC ranking list. So, Uzbekistan is an excellent team to participate in this tournament. They played well in the last seasons. They were the fourth placeholder in 2011, they played in quarter-finals in 2004, 2007, and 2015 as well as they played in the group stage in 1996, and 2000.
Uzbekistan participated in this game six times. Their first participation in this game was in 1996. They played 24 matches so far in this tournament. Among them, they won only 11 games and lost ten however they also drew three games.
Uzbekistan will play total three matches in the first round of the tournament. They will play against their group teams. Their first match will be against Oman on Wednesday 9th January 2019 in Sharjah Stadium (Sharjah) at 17:30 PM. Uzbekistan will play their second match against Turkmenistan on Sunday 13th in Rashid Stadium (Dubai) at 20:00 PM. In the last match of the first round against Japan on Thursday 17th January 2019 in Khalifa Bin Zayed Stadium (Al Ain). Hopefully, there will play better in the group stage or first round. These results are significant to get forward to the other parts of the tournament.
The official authority of Uzbekistan Football has not yet released their final team for the AFC Asia Cup 2019. They will announce the final team very soon. We will update when the official announcement comes. Be with us here to get the final squad before everybody else.
Uzbekistan will play in the Group F in this year. There is other three teams will perform in the same group. Uzbekistan should prepare to play exceptionally well to achieve something in this group. The other teams are Japan, Oman, and Turkmenistan.
Uzbekistan is a rising team in this tournament. They are playing well in the other competitions. So, their coach is working on their improvement to achieve success in this tournament. Their fans are also waiting to experience their best performance in the field.