Uzbekistan Football Federation

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Uzbekistan Football Federation
AFC
Association crest
Founded 1946
FIFA affiliation 1994
AFC affiliation 1994
President Mirabror Usmanov

The Uzbekistan Football Federation (Uzbek: Oʻzbekiston Futbol Federatsiyasi, Russian: Федерация футбола Узбекистана) is the governing body of football in Uzbekistan, controlling the Uzbek national team.

History[edit]

Uzbekistan Football Federation was founded in 1946, while Uzbekistan was still under Soviet rule, and has been a member of FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation since 1994.

On 7 January 2013, at a ceremony in Zurich, Switzerland, Uzbekistan football federation was awarded the prize FIFA Fair Play Award from FIFA. Uzbekistan Football Federation took also first place in points for the "Fair Play" among the AFC in 2012.

The federation organizes the Uzbek League, the second level Uzbekistan First League, Uzbekistan Second League, Uzbek Cup, PFL Cup and the Uzbek women's football championship.

Awards[edit]

The Uzbekistan Football Federation Awards Gala is an award ceremony hosted by The Football Federation. The inaugural ceremony take place in February each year. The 2012 Award ceremony took place on 20 February 2013.[1]

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