Jeju: Former Korea Republic international midfielder Koo Ja-cheol has agreed to join Jeju United, the K-League club has announced.
The 32-year-old, a bronze medal winner at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, will return for a second stint at the club he first played for from 2007 until 2010, when he moved to Germany to sign for Vfl Wolfsburg.
Alanya: Uzbekistan finished third at the Turkish Women’s Cup despite being held to a scoreless draw by Venezuela in their final match on Tuesday.
The result left the Central Asian side with four points from three matches in the six-team competition, with an opening day 1-0 win over Lithuania followed by a 2-0 defeat to eventual champions Ukraine before Tuesday’s final Matchday.
Hanoi: Club football will return to Vietnam when the 2022 V.League 1 gets underway on Friday, February 25 in a weekend that will see the teams return to domestic action for the first time since May last year.
With the 2021 competition cancelled due to COVID-19, it’s been a long wait for fans of Vietnamese football, who got to celebrate their country’s first-ever win over China PR in January and can now finally look forward to seeing their favourite club sides back in action.
Ahead of the first round of fixtures, the-AFC.com highlights five things to look out for in the season ahead.