Uzbekistan plunder 5 against Qatar but only make the World Cup playoffs
Uzbekistan 5 – Qatar 1 (World Cup qualifier, June 18, 2013) Qatar took the lead in the 37th minute through Abdulqadir Ilyas’s first international goal. Bahodir Nasimov found the Uzbeks’ equaliser in the 60th minute with his first touch. Oleg Zoteev put Uzbekistan in the lead before Nasimov added his second. Odil Ahmedov and Ulugbek Bakaev completed the scoring.