Tag Archives: Asian Champions League

Japan’s Reds crowned Asian kings – Al Hilal beaten 1-0

SAITAMA, Japan, Nov 25, (AFP): Brazilian sharp-shooter Rafael Silva smashed a late winner as Japan’s Urawa Reds beat 10-man Al Hilal 1-0 on Saturday to win a second Asian Champions League title. The forward, who also scored in last weekend’s 1-1 first-leg draw in Riyadh, blasted a superb winner two …

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Hulk hits cracker, SIPG held by Urawa – Al Hilal on fire

SHANGHAI, Sept 27, (AFP): Brazilian striker Hulk hit his ninth goal in the Asian Champions League this season but Shanghai SIPG failed to take their chances in a 1-1 semifinal stalemate with Urawa Red Diamonds on Wednesday. Andre Villas-Boas’ side will travel to Japan for the second leg on Oct …

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Frontale give Reds the ‘blues’ in Asian clash – Persepolis hold Al Ahli

KAWASAKI, Japan, Aug 23, (AFP): Twinkle-toed Japan striker Yu Kobayashi scored twice Wednesday as Kawasaki Frontale beat J-League rivals Urawa Reds 3-1 in their Asian Champions League quarter-final first leg. Kawasaki’s captain proved a handful throughout for the overrun Reds, driving in a low left-foot shot after 33 minutes to …

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Jeonbuk win Asian Champions League – UAE beaten 3-2 on aggregate

AL-AIN, UAE, Nov 26, (AFP): South Korea’s Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors won the Asian Champions League 3-2 on aggregate after a 1-1 draw with UAE’s Al Ain in the final’s second leg on Saturday. An atmosphere of gloom enveloped the Hazza bin Zayed Stadium as home fans wept after Al Ain …

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