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Ulsan secure top spot as Shenhua take late hit in Asian Champions League

30 Nov 2020

HONG KONG Ulsan Hyundai booked a place in the last 16 knockout phase of the Asian Champions League as Yoon Bit-garam’s double earned the South Korean side a 2-1 win over FC Tokyo while Shanghai Shenhua’s qualification hopes suffered a late blow.

Soccer: Marinos made to wait as Shanghai defeat Japanese side

28 Nov 2020

HONG KONG Yokohama F Marinos were made to wait to confirm their place in the knockout rounds of the Asian Champions League on Saturday after the Japanese side fell to a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Shanghai SIPG in Doha.

Beijing maintain perfect record to advance in Asian Champions League

27 Nov 2020

HONG KONG Beijing Guoan brushed aside Melbourne Victory on Friday as they handed the Australians a 2-0 defeat to confirm their place in the last 16 of the Asian Champions League while South Korea’s Ulsan Hyundai also moved to the verge qualifying for the competition’s next phase.

ASEAN club competition launch pushed back to 2022

26 Nov 2020

HONG KONG South East Asian football officials have delayed the launch of a new flagship regional club competition until 2022, the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) said on Thursday, with the prospect of a congested calendar next year prompting the decision.

Kobe's Iniesta sets his sights on deep run in Asian Champions League

26 Nov 2020

Andres Iniesta has set his sights on steering Asian Champions League debutants Vissel Kobe to the latter stages of the competition as the Spanish World Cup winner looks to finish a disappointing year on a high for the Japanese club.

Iniesta on target as Vissel Kobe advance in Asian Champions League

25 Nov 2020

HONG KONG Andres Iniesta was on target as Vissel Kobe became the first team to book their place in the knockout stage of the eastern zone of the Asian Champions League in Doha on Wednesday with a 3-1 win over two-time champions Guangzhou Evergrande.

Olaroiu fires warning to Jiangsu Suning over player signings

25 Nov 2020

HONG KONG Jiangsu Suning coach Cosmin Olaroiu, who led the Nanjing side to their first Chinese Super League title earlier this month, says he might not be around next season if the club do not match his ambition in the transfer market.

Victory over Melbourne keeps Beijing perfect in Asian Champions League

24 Nov 2020

HONG KONG Renato Augusto scored one and set up another as Beijing Guoan moved a step closer to the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League on Tuesday with the Chinese Super League side claiming a 3-1 win over Melbourne Victory.

Soccer-Shanghai's Hulk smashes home late penalty to earn Champions League win

22 Nov 2020

HONG KONG, Nov 22 A late penalty from second half substitute Hulk earned Shanghai SIPG a 2-1 win over two-time champions Jeonbuk Motors in Doha on Sunday and maintain the Chinese Super League side’s perfect start to the 2020 Asian Champions League.

Beijing impress in comfortable Asian Champions League win over Seoul

21 Nov 2020

HONG KONG Beijing Guoan moved to the top of Group E of the Asian Champions League on Saturday with a 2-1 win over FC Seoul in Doha as the Chinese Super League side impressed upon their return to the rescheduled continental club championship.

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