Uzbekistan qualifies to AFC Asian Cup-2011

Tashkent, Uzbekistan ( -- Uzbekistan booked their place in final stage of the AFC Asian Cup-2011 on Wednesday. AFC Asian Cup will be hosted by Qatar.

Mirdjalal Kasimov side recorded another 3-1 victory over Malaysia on Wednesday and ensured 100% record in Group C.

Defender Anvar Gafurov (33), Bakhadir Nasimov (59) and Timur Kapadze (73) were on target for Uzbekistan, while Malaysia scored their second goal in the tournmant in 71st minute.

As earlier reported, Uzbekistan defeated Malaysia 3-1 in Tashkent on Saturday, 14 November. Opener of Server Djeperov and double of Alexander Geynrikh ensured victory of the Uzbeks.

Next opponent of Uzbekistan in Group C will be the UAE. The sides will meet in Tashkent in March 2010.

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