Guangzhou: New signing Yu Han Chao scored a solitary winner in his debut match as AFC Champions League 2014 quarter-finalists Guangzhou Evergrande edged Guangdong 1-0 in the third-round of the Chinese FA Cup on Tuesday.
Al Ain: AFC Champions League quarter-finalists Al Ain’s new recruit Miroslav Stoch has vowed to bring the first-ever ACL winners to another level as the Emirati club prepare for their showdown against Saudi rivals Al Ittihad next month.
Sydney: Experienced Western Sydney Wanderers’ defender Shannon Cole has stressed on the importance of AFC Champions League quarter-final tie against defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande as a great exposure to continental football for the debutant Australian club.
Riyadh: Bunyodkor coach Aleksandr Volkov was magnanimous in his praise of Al Hilal after the Saudi club knocked the Uzbek champions out of the AFC Champions League on Wednesday with a 3-0 win over his team in the Round of 16.
Ahvaz: Psychology is crucial for Al Sadd head coach Hussain Amotta as he prepares his side for Wednesday night’s second leg against Iranian champions Foolad Khouzestan in the AFC Champions League round of 16.