Defender of the Belarusian football club “Energetik-BGU” Vepa Jumayev was called up to the national team of Turkmenistan for the upcoming friendly matches against Indonesia (September 8) and Bahrain (September 12), reports the press service of the team from Minsk.
It is worth noting that in the current championship of Belarus, 22 years old Vepa Jumayev is the only player of “Energetik-BGU”, who was in the starting lineup in absolutely every match. In 17 Major League games in 2023, he scored one goal.
Let us remind that the national team of Turkmenistan under the leadership of Mergen Orazov is preparing for the qualifying tournament of the 2026 World Cup. It is assumed that during the control meetings, the coaching staff of the national team of Turkmenistan will have the opportunity to evaluate the shape of the main players, as well as check other contenders for the national team.
Let us remind that on November 16, the Turkmen team will start the fight for reaching the finals of the 2026 World Cup with a home match against Uzbekistan.