FIFA WCQ(Asia) Russia 2018 Matchday 2 Preview

There were so many exciting and shocking moments on matchday 1 and this matchday 2 won`t be any exception with many interesting matches to watch.

DPR Korea vs Uzbekistan
Both teams met this year at AFC Asian Cup in Australia with Uzbekistan winning 1-0, they played each other in the last WCQ Round 3, Uzbekistan won 1-0 in Pyongyang with goal from Aleksandr Geynrikh whie in Tashkent Uzbekistan won 1-0 with goal from Timur Kapadze.

Bangladesh vs Tajikistan
Both teams first met at 2006 AFC Challenge Cup quarterfinals and the victory was 6-1 for Tajikistan, this will be the 2nd time that both teams will meet and at the same venue that they met the 1st time the Bangabandhu stadium in Dhaka, in that match the scorers for Tajikstan were Ibrahim Rabimov, Khurshed Mahmudov, Dzhomikon Mukhiddinov, Yusuf Rabiev, Shujoat Nematov and Numonjon Hakimov. after that Tajikistan went to win the tournament.
The only survivor from that match that has been called for this match is Ibrahim Rabimov.

Kyrgyzstan vs Australia
The Asian champions visit Central Asia for the 2nd time, it will be an historic match for Kyrgyzstan as it will be the 1st time that they face an Asian champion at World Cup qualifiers and they will host the match at their traditional Spartak stadium in Bishkek.
It wll be the 1st match for Australia at this WCQ and for Kyrgyzstan the 2nd because last week they won at away vs Bangladesh.
Anton Zemlyanukhin, Azamat Baimatov, Mirlan Murzaev, Vadim Kharchenko, Edgar Bernhardt are the hope of goal for the Kyrgyz squad, Kyrgyzstan have some interesting players like Ildar Amirov, Valerii Kichin, new recruits like Viktor Maier and Vitalij Lux while in the goalkeeper place they have 2 good experienced elements like Valeri Kashuba and Pavel Matiash.

Turkmenistan vs Iran
Turkmenistan lost dramatically their opening match at this WCQ vs Guam, this time they want to win to stay in course to qualify for the next round.

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