Asian Champions League Match Day 3

Match Day 3 of the Asian Champions League has been completed and there were some big wins overnight.

Match Day 3 of the Asian Champions League has been completed and there were some big wins overnight.

In Group, early competition favourites Bunyodkor were brushed aside by Iranian club Zob Ahan 3-0, Al Sadd of Qatar netted a 4-1 victory over Iran’s Mes Kerman and Japanese outfit Kashima Antlers were far too good for Persipura Jayapura of Indonesia, winning 5-0 and effectively ending their run in the ACL.

In South Australia, Adelaide United and Sanfrecce Hiroshima played out a thrilling match with plenty of twists, turns and score changes with the A-League club finally edging ahead to win 3-2.

Asian Champions League Match Day 3 Score Summaries

Group B

Zob Ahan (IRN): 3 (Mohammad Seyed Hossani 38’, Mohamad Kazem Ghazi 54’, Mohamad Reza Khalatbari 80’)
Bunyodkor (UZB): 0

Al Wahda (UAE): 0
Al Ittihad (KSA): 2 (Abdelmalek Ziaya 17’, Mohammed Noor 90’)

Group D

Al Sadd (QTR): 4 (Leandro 46’, 49’, Felipe George 51’, Talal Ali Al Bloushi 59’)
Mes Kerman (IRN): 1 (Edinho 21’)

Al Hilal (KSA): 1 (Essa Al-Mehyani 50’)
Al Ahli (UAE): 1 (Hosni Abd Rabbou 60’)

Group F

Changchun Yatai (CHN): 1 (Du Zhenyu 66’)
Jeonbuk Motors (KOR): 2 (Tae-Uk Choi 76’, Dong-Gook Lee 87’)

Kashima Antlers (JPN): 5 (Toru Araiba 39’, Marquinhos 45’, 74’, Mitsuo Ogasawara (p) 63’, Yuya Osako 65’)
Persipura Jayapura (IDN): 0

Group H

Adelaide United (AUS): 3(Travis Dodd 11’, Robert Cornthwaite 79’, Cassio 83’)
Sanfrecce Hiroshima (JPN): 2 (Kazuyuki Morisaki 55’, Issei Takayanagi 76’)

Pohang Steelers (KOR): 1 (Byung-Jun No 6’)
Shandong Luneng (CHN): 0

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