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ACL: Gamba roll Reds 3-0

ACL: Gamba roll Reds 3-0

Adelaide United’s AFC Champions League campaign has got off to a difficult start after falling to Gamba Osaka 3-0 at Hindmarsh Stadium on Wednesday night. 22 Feb 2017
Wanderers rout a reminder of ACL class - Popa

Wanderers rout a reminder of ACL class - Popa

Tony Popovic says his team’s 4-0 capitulation at home to a sparkling Urawa Red Diamonds on Tuesday night was a sharp reminder of the high level in the Asian Champions League. 22 Feb 2017
Preview: Adelaide United v Gamba Osaka

Preview: Adelaide United v Gamba Osaka

Adelaide United coach Guillermo Amor, and defender Tarek Elrich are embracing the challenge of facing Japanese giants Gamba Osaka in their opening match of the 2017 AFC Champions League Group Stage at Hindmarsh Stadium tonight. 22 Feb 2017
AFC Champions League Review: Al Rayyan and Al Ahli off to winning starts

AFC Champions League Review: Al Rayyan and Al Ahli off to winning starts

Al Ahli and Al Rayyan got their AFC Champions League off to a fine start with a win on matchday one. 22 Feb 2017
AFC Champions League Review: 2014 winners Wanderers thrashed, Hulk inspires 10 men

AFC Champions League Review: 2014 winners Wanderers thrashed, Hulk inspires 10 men

Urawa Red Diamonds, Shanghai SIPG and Kashima Antlers won their AFC Champions League group stage openers on Tuesday. 22 Feb 2017
Roar, Muangthong in ACL stalemate

Roar, Muangthong in ACL stalemate

A weary Brisbane Roar have been forced to settle for a point after being held to a 0-0 draw against Thai outfit Muangthong United in their opening AFC Champions League clash on Tuesday night. 21 Feb 2017
Urawa put Wanderers to the sword

Urawa put Wanderers to the sword

Western Sydney Wanderers suffered a 4-0 drubbing at the hands of J-League heavyweights Urawa Red Diamonds in the opening match of their AFC Champions League campaign at Campbelltown Stadium on Tuesday night. 21 Feb 2017
Isaias out for up to five weeks

Isaias out for up to five weeks

Adelaide United has confirmed Spanish midfielder Isaias will miss up to five weeks with a knee injury sustained in Friday’s 1-0 win over Newcastle Jets. 21 Feb 2017
AFC Champions League Review: In-form El Arabi gives Lekhwiya dream start, Diop saves Al Ahli

AFC Champions League Review: In-form El Arabi gives Lekhwiya dream start, Diop saves Al Ahli

Al Ahli, Al Taawoun, Esteghlal Khouzestan and Lekhwiya celebrated wins as the AFC Champions League group stage begun. 21 Feb 2017
Popa urges Wanderers to move on

Popa urges Wanderers to move on

Western Sydney coach Tony Popovic has urged his side to quickly move on from the high of Saturday’s derby triumph ahead of Tuesday’s AFC Champions League opener. 20 Feb 2017
Roar signing boosts defence

Roar signing boosts defence

Brisbane Roar have bolstered their defensive stocks, signing Australian-born Greek central defender Avram Papadopoulos. 14 Feb 2017
Popovic dismisses Shanghai Shenhua speculation

Popovic dismisses Shanghai Shenhua speculation

Former Australia international Tony Popovic, 43, is only focused on guiding Western Sydney to the A-League finals amid interest from China. 13 Feb 2017
Aussie rejoins Korean club

Aussie rejoins Korean club

Australian defender Aleksandar Jovanovic has left Chinese outfit Tianjin Teda and rejoined Korean club Jeju United on a free transfer. 11 Feb 2017
Shanghai Shenhua apologise after ACL failure

Shanghai Shenhua apologise after ACL failure

Despite boasting Carlos Tevez and Obafemi Martins, Shanghai Shenhua were upstaged by Australian opponents Brisbane Roar on Wednesday. 9 Feb 2017
Aloisi: We rode our luck

Aloisi: We rode our luck

Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi admits his side rode their luck but has hailed his players for a “tough” win over Shanghai Shenhua to clinch their AFC Champions League spot. 9 Feb 2017
Tevez suffers defeat on Shanghai Shenhua debut

Tevez suffers defeat on Shanghai Shenhua debut

Shanghai Shenhua were beaten 2-0 by Brisbane Roar as they crashed out of the AFC Champions League on Carlos Tevez's debut. 9 Feb 2017
Roar stuns Tevez's Shanghai

Roar stuns Tevez's Shanghai

Brisbane Roar have stunned Chinese big spenders Shanghai Shenhua to clinch their place in the AFC Champions League group stage with a 2-0 win in China on Wednesday night. 9 Feb 2017
ACL preview: Shanghai Shenhua v Brisbane Roar

ACL preview: Shanghai Shenhua v Brisbane Roar

The reward for Brisbane Roar thrashing Global of the Philippines 6-0 last week is a trip to China to take on Shanghai Shenhua, Tim Cahill’s former club. Asian football expert @JohnnyDuerden has all you need to know about the Chinese club ahead of Wednesday night's big clash. 8 Feb 2017
Oscar gets competitive debut goal as Shanghai SIPG win AFC Champions League play-off

Oscar gets competitive debut goal as Shanghai SIPG win AFC Champions League play-off

Shanghai SIPG were sent on their way to the AFC Champions League group stage by Oscar's debut opener against Sukhothai. 8 Feb 2017
Reds sign  former Korean international

Reds sign former Korean international

A-League strugglers, Adelaide United, have shaken up their playing roster of their AFC Champions League campaign, signing former South Korean international Kim Jae-sung. 7 Feb 2017
Warning to Roar: Tevez looks sharp

Warning to Roar: Tevez looks sharp

Brisbane Roar have received a warning ahead of Wednesday night's AFC Champions League (ACL) play-off versus Shanghai Shenhua that Carlos Tevez looks to be at his "sharpest". 7 Feb 2017