26 players assemble as Olyroos’ road to Tokyo resumes
Sydney: Football Federation Australia (FFA) has called up 26 players for the Australia U23 men’s national football team training camp in Sydney over the next nine days.
The entirely domestic-based selection features 11 players from the squad that helped Australia qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in January this year, when Australia secured third place at the AFC U23 Championship Thailand 2020.
Morais eyes AFC Champions League title to complete historic treble with Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors
Jeonju: Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors head coach Jose Morais has challenged his players to win the 2020 AFC Champions League for a historic treble after the Korea Republic side added the FA Cup to the K League title on Sunday.
Jeonbuk came from behind to defeat Ulsan Hyundai 2-1 in Sunday's FA Cup final second leg to win 3-2 on aggregate and Morais, who tasted treble glory when he was part of Jose Mourinho's all conquering Inter Milan side of 2009-10, wants that heady feeling again.
Vote for your best AFC Champions League 2020 (West) Team: Forwards
Kuala Lumpur: The 2020 AFC Champions League (West) boasted an array of fine attacking talent with some world-class performers gracing Asia's most prestigious club competition.
Over the past three weeks, fans of Asian football have decided their top goalkeeper, the best defence and the playmakers in midfield, so now it's time to turn our attention to the all-important forward positions in order to find a front trio to complete the Best XI.
Using match data from the tournament, we've selected seven standout performers who completed the 2020 AFC Champions League (West) to present a star-studded cast. All you need to do is review the nominees and vote for your favourite in the poll below.
ASEAN Wrap: Viettel, United City crowned champions in Vietnam and Philippines
Kuala Lumpur: Viettel have been crowned champions of Vietnam after Bruno Catanhede's goal proved enough to defeat Saigon 1-0 on Sunday and stave off the challenge of second-placed Hanoi FC.
Despite having one game still to play, United City FC have claimed the league title in the Philippines as a resounding victory over Stallion Laguna on Friday made it four wins from four in the five-game season.
Elsewhere, there was Hun Sen Cup joy for Visakha in Cambodia as well as action in Singapore and Malaysia, so join the-AFC.com as we wrap up the latest fixtures from across ASEAN.
East Asia Wrap: Jeonbuk add FA Cup to K League title
Hong Kong: A second-half double from Lee Seung-gi helped Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors come from a goal down to defeat Ulsan Hyundai 2-1 on Sunday to claim the 2020 Korean FA Cup after a 3-2 aggregate win as they completed a league–cup double.
Guangzhou Evergrande and Jiangsu FC played out a goalless draw in the first leg of the Chinese Super League championship playoff while Yokohama FC and Sagan Tosu secured wins in Japan.
The league is poised for an exciting climax in Chinese Taipei while there were also games in Hong Kong, so join the-AFC.com as we review the action from East Asia.