Group I: Ulsan Hyundai edge Kawasaki Frontale in thriller
Johor Bahru: Ulsan Hyundai have resurrected their hopes of a place in the AFC Champions League™ 2022 Round of 16 after the Korea Republic side powered to a hard-earned 3-2 victory over Kawasaki Frontale in a captivating Group I encounter at the Tan Sri Dato' Hj Hassan Yunos Stadium on Wednesday.
In a congested race for the sole automatic qualification spot, the K League leaders leaped over their Japanese rivals to go top of the group on 10 points and their destiny now rests firmly on their shoulders with victory against Johor Darul Ta’zim on the final match day on Saturday confirming their place in the Round of 16.
Foolad Khouzestan's Nekounam pleads for time, Ali seeks Shabab Al Ahli improvement
Jeddah: Foolad Khouzestan FC head coach Javad Nekounam is uncertain of his future despite leading his side to the AFC Champions League™ 2022 Round of 16 without losing a single match.
Foolad are the onlyIslamic Republic of Iran side to advance to the next stage and they did so in sensational fashion by topping Group C on 12 points after a 1-1 draw against Shabab Al Ahli Dubai on Tuesday.
Buckingham hails Mumbai City achievement, Shaker leaves Air Force Club
Riyadh: Des Buckingham was pleased with Mumbai City’s second place finish following their 1-0 win over Air Force Club in Group B of the AFC Champions League™ 2022 at the King Fahd International Stadium on Tuesday.
A first half strike from Diego Maurício was enough to give Mumbai City the win and end Air Force Club’s hopes of advancing into the Round of 16.