Malaysia's JDT withdraws from Asian Champions League

Soccer Nov 13, 2020

Malaysia's JDT withdraws from Asian Champions League

Malaysian champion Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) has withdrawn from the Asian Champions League as they are unable to travel to Qatar for the resumption of the competition, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) confirmed on Friday. Border closures implemented by Malaysia in March to limit the ...

Doha to host single-leg Asian Champions League final

Soccer Oct 16, 2020

Doha to host single-leg Asian Champions League final

Qatar will host the single leg final of this year's Asian Champions League in Doha on Dec. 19 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Football Confederation said on Friday. Like most other sports in the world, this year's Asian Champions League was suspended in March ...

Sydney seeks quarantine assurances ahead of Asian Champions League

Soccer Oct 16, 2020

Sydney seeks quarantine assurances ahead of Asian Champions League

A-League champion Sydney FC may not travel to Qatar for the Asian Champions League if the Australian government does not give them permission to train together during quarantine on their return, coach Steve Corica has said. Sydney, Melbourne Victory and Perth Glory are due to ...

Hamed Lak's penalty save sends Persepolis into ACL final

Soccer Oct 4, 2020

Hamed Lak's penalty save sends Persepolis into ACL final

Hamed Lak produced a diving save off Maicon Rocque as Persepolis beat Al Nassr 5-3 on penalties to reach the final of the Asian Champions League for the second time in three years on Saturday. Both teams had played out a tense 1-1 draw after ...