The draw for the group stage of the World Futsal Championship in Uzbekistan took place

    Sports 27 May 2024 831

    As you know, from September 14 to October 6 this year, the futsal World Championship will be held in Uzbekistan for the first time. On May 26, the draw for the upcoming prestigious competitions took place in the Registan Square of ancient Samarkand.

    The ceremony was attended by the leadership of FIFA, the Ministry of Sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the National Olympic Committee, and the country's Football Association.

    First, the appeal of FIFA President Gianni Infantino was demonstrated. Then the first deputy chairman of the NOC, the first vice-president of AFU Ravshan Irmatov told about the reforms carried out in our country under the leadership of the President and wished good luck to all participants of the competition.

    Then the draw was held. According to its results, the national team of Uzbekistan took a place in the "A" quartet with the teams of Paraguay, Costa Rica and the Netherlands. The opening match will take place on September 14 between the national teams of Uzbekistan and the Netherlands.

    According to the NOC press service, the World Cup meetings will be held in Tashkent, Andijan and Bukhara.