Foreign expert: Uzbek football player is called really great
Russian football experts are also widely discussing the transfer of Pakhtakor student Abbosbek Fayzullaev from the leading clubs of the Premier League to CSKA.
In particular, Aleksandr Tarkhanov, who worked as a former CSKA player, football coach, expert and commentator, also expressed his opinion on the transfer of an Uzbek player to the Russian mass media.
- To be honest, I don't know this Abbosbek Fayzullayev. Because I have not seen his games directly.
Therefore, I cannot assess the potential of this player, whether he will immediately join the main team or not.
I think that CSKA needs to strengthen the team, and this player was included in the lineup for this purpose. I don't know everything and I haven't seen it.
But they call Fayzullayev a tough guy.
They say he is 19 years old. So what's up? There are those who play in the national team at the age of 16.
Fans say they were expecting a bigger transfer. Fans have nothing to do with this issue. The management, not the fans, decides who to bring in. They brought a player, so it will not be in vain. They don't just take anyone.
The player has to show what he is capable of. They say he is a very good player. Now we will see it in practice, - said Aleksandr Tarkhanov.
Tarkhanov spent most of his football career in the CSKA club. He played in 249 matches for nine seasons in the ranks of the Moscow army and scored 61 times.
This specialist is no stranger to Uzbek football. He worked in the Pakhtakor club in 1991-1992. Then he moved to the Moscow club Spartak.
During Tarkhanov's career, he played for Russia's Spartak, CSKA, Torpedo, Terek, Krilya Sovetov, Saturn, Nika, Kuban, Khimki, Ural, Yenisei, Lithuania's Vetra, worked in various coaching and management positions in Bulgaria's Slavia and Armenia's Pyunik clubs.
It should be noted that Abbosbek Fayzullaev, who was brought up at Pakhtakor Academy, has been playing in the main team since the beginning of 2021. The 19-year-old player played in a total of 41 matches for the clubs and scored ten goals and three assists.
Participant of the Asian and World Championships as a member of the Uzbekistan youth national team. He was the winner of the Asian Championship and the best player of this tournament.
Despite his young age, Abbasbek is being recruited to the national team of Uzbekistan. He has played three matches for the national team and scored one goal.
The management of CSKA concluded a contract with the Uzbek legionnaire until the summer of 2026. According to the agreement, the parties have the possibility to extend the cooperation for another year.