Meanwhile left back Marcelo is also struggling with a back injury and Ferland Mendy will continue in defense.
"We expect a very tough match because Pakhtakor are physically strong but we are ready," said Golmohammadi.
A 27-11 lead after the first quarter, including a 24-0 dominance from tip-off, decided Shandong as the eventual winner.
The Tri beat Guatemala 3-0 in a friendly at Azteca stadium on Wednesday - the first outing of the year for both teams.
The rebranding and revamping exercise applies only to AFC competitions which are scheduled to take place from 2021 and will not impact the age-group tournaments that were postponed from 2020, it said. Enditem
Jiangsu built an unsinkable 8-2 lead before it took the first set 25-16 and then won the second 25-11.
Schalke needs new confidence, he added, saying that Naldo might not only have spoken about the club's squad. Enditem
According to Luo, sporting goods companies, including sports giants Nike and Adidas, were facing big pressure in sales.
Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts during the men's singles second round match against Mackenzie McDonald of the United States at French Open tennis tournament 2020 at Roland Garros, in Paris, France on Sept. 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Gao Jing)
Valencia were held 1-1 at home to recently promoted Huesca in a game the visiting side probably deserved to win, but had to settle for Dimitrio Siovas' header cancelling out Daniel Wass' fortunate opener for the home side.
Tang Muhan from Guangdong topped the women's 400m freestyle in 4:07.04, and Ma Yonghui and Zhang Ke, both from Hebei, took second and third places respectively.