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The Week In Numbers: Semi-finals, 1st Leg


90 – Al Hilal captain Salman Al Faraj touched the ball a weekly high 90 times in his side's 4-1 win over Al Sadd, while his 66 successful passes were also more than any other player. 
9 – Urawa Red Diamonds' 2-0 win against Guangzhou Evergrande means they have still yet to lose at home to Chinese opposition in the competition (won seven, drawn two).
1+2 – Bafetimbi Gomis made up for his own goal in perfect style, netting twice at the other end to move joint top of the scoring charts on nine goals with Al Wahda's Leonardo.
275 – Elkeson is still chasing his first AFC Champions League goal since returning to Guangzhou. The forward has now gone 275 minutes without finding the back of the net. 
7 – It may not have been Baghdad Bounedjah's night against Al Hilal but that wasn't down to lack of effort, with the Algerian posting a weekly high seven attempts on goal. 
13 – Tomoaki Makino was up for the fight in the victory over Guangzhou, with the defender winning a weekly high 13 duels, of which seven were in the air.
18 – Gabi made more passes into the final third of the pitch than any other player in the first legs, although Al Sadd's only breach of the Al Hilal backline came courtesy of Gomis' own goal. 
1 – Guangzhou's defeat to Urawa was the first time they have lost in a semi-final match-up (won three, drawn one). Zheng Zhi (pictured) has played in all five of the last-four games. 
90 – Al Hilal captain Salman Al Faraj touched the ball a weekly high 90 times in his side's 4-1 win over Al Sadd, while his 66 successful passes were also more than any other player. 
9 – Urawa Red Diamonds' 2-0 win against Guangzhou Evergrande means they have still yet to lose at home to Chinese opposition in the competition (won seven, drawn two).
1+2 – Bafetimbi Gomis made up for his own goal in perfect style, netting twice at the other end to move joint top of the scoring charts on nine goals with Al Wahda's Leonardo.
275 – Elkeson is still chasing his first AFC Champions League goal since returning to Guangzhou. The forward has now gone 275 minutes without finding the back of the net. 
7 – It may not have been Baghdad Bounedjah's night against Al Hilal but that wasn't down to lack of effort, with the Algerian posting a weekly high seven attempts on goal. 
13 – Tomoaki Makino was up for the fight in the victory over Guangzhou, with the defender winning a weekly high 13 duels, of which seven were in the air.
18 – Gabi made more passes into the final third of the pitch than any other player in the first legs, although Al Sadd's only breach of the Al Hilal backline came courtesy of Gomis' own goal. 
1 – Guangzhou's defeat to Urawa was the first time they have lost in a semi-final match-up (won three, drawn one). Zheng Zhi (pictured) has played in all five of the last-four games. 
90 – Al Hilal captain Salman Al Faraj touched the ball a weekly high 90 times in his side's 4-1 win over Al Sadd, while his 66 successful passes were also more than any other player. 
9 – Urawa Red Diamonds' 2-0 win against Guangzhou Evergrande means they have still yet to lose at home to Chinese opposition in the competition (won seven, drawn two).
1+2 – Bafetimbi Gomis made up for his own goal in perfect style, netting twice at the other end to move joint top of the scoring charts on nine goals with Al Wahda's Leonardo.
275 – Elkeson is still chasing his first AFC Champions League goal since returning to Guangzhou. The forward has now gone 275 minutes without finding the back of the net. 
7 – It may not have been Baghdad Bounedjah's night against Al Hilal but that wasn't down to lack of effort, with the Algerian posting a weekly high seven attempts on goal. 
13 – Tomoaki Makino was up for the fight in the victory over Guangzhou, with the defender winning a weekly high 13 duels, of which seven were in the air.
18 – Gabi made more passes into the final third of the pitch than any other player in the first legs, although Al Sadd's only breach of the Al Hilal backline came courtesy of Gomis' own goal. 
1 – Guangzhou's defeat to Urawa was the first time they have lost in a semi-final match-up (won three, drawn one). Zheng Zhi (pictured) has played in all five of the last-four games. 

Kuala Lumpur: The first legs of the 2019 AFC Champions League semi-finals delivered plenty of action as both Al Hilal and Urawa Red Diamonds secured commanding leads against Al Sadd and Guangzhou Evergrande respectively. 

Bafetimbi Gomis netted twice in Al Hilal's 4-1 victory to move on to nine goals in the competition – level with Al Wahda's Leonardo in the race for the top scorer accolade. For that, and much more, here's the-AFC.com's look at the the week in numbers.

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