HONG KONG Kashima Antlers missed out on the chance to secure their place in the knockout rounds of the Asian Champions League on Wednesday as the holders slipped to a 1-0 defeat by Gyeongnam FC.
HONG KONG Ulsan Hyundai's progress to the knockout rounds of the Asian Champions League was put on hold on Tuesday evening as the South Koreans were held to a 2-2 draw by Japan's Kawasaki Frontale.
HONG KONG Alex Teixeira and Eder Martins scored two goals apiece as Jiangsu Suning handed Guangzhou R&F a 5-1 thrashing on Sunday to move up to fourth in the Chinese Super League standings.
HONG KONG The draw for the first phase of Asia's qualifying round for the 2022 World Cup finals featuring the continent's lowest ranked nations was made on Wednesday, even though FIFA has yet to decide how many teams will participate in the tournament.
HONG KONG Beijing Guoan moved into sole possession of top spot in the Chinese Super League on Sunday as a goal from England-born Nico Yennaris earned Roger Schmidt's side a 2-1 win over Henan Jianye.
HONG KONG Two-time champions Guangzhou Evergrande bounced back from their first defeat in this year's Asian Champions League with a 4-0 thrashing of Melbourne Victory at Tianhe Stadium on Wednesday.
HONG KONG, April 9 Defending champions Kashima Antlers scored twice in injury time to secure a come-from-behind 3-2 win over South Korea's Gyeongnam FC despite finishing their Asian Champions League clash with 10 men on Tuesday evening.
HONG KONG Odion Ighalo struck twice as Shanghai Shenhua thrashed Beijing Renhe 5-1 on Sunday, a second straight Chinese Super League victory for Quique Sanchez Flores' side.
KUALA LUMPUR Oman will face a race against time to build a stadium large enough to satisfy FIFA requirements if football's governing body decides to expand the Qatar 2022 World Cup finals and asks the Sultanate to co-host the enlarged tournament.
KUALA LUMPUR Chinese Football Association acting president Du Zhaocai is hoping a successful attempt to host the Asian Cup in 2023 will lay the ground work for a future World Cup bid as the nation seeks to enhance its presence on the global football stage.