Asian Champions League

  • Ulsan Hyundai cruise to Asian Champions League title November 10, 2012

    South Koreans Ulsan Hyundai cruised to their first Asian Champions League title as they outclassed Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia 30 in the final on Saturday to qualify for the FIFA Club World Cup. Captain Kwak Taehwi opened the scoring in the 13th minute with Brazilian forward Rafinha (68th) and midfielder...
  • ACL: Dempo knocked out by Al Sharjah February 26, 2009

    New Delhi: Indian champions Dempo SC’s hopes of making it into the elite Champions League group stages was denied as they fell 3-0 to UAE’s Al Sharjah in a West Asia play-off at the Sharjah Stadium. It was the brilliance of Brazilian duo of Anderson Barbosa and Jean Carlos which came...
  • Asian Champions League: Dempo suffer Mboyo setback February 9, 2009

    New Delhi: Indian champions Dempo SC could have just two foreign players in their line-up when they face Al Sharjah of UAE in the crucial Asian Champions League play-off later this month as their Congolese striker Mboyo Iyomi is set to leave following a fresh groin injury. The tall forward last...
  • Champions League enters Asia, but will it succeed? April 8, 2008

    New Delhi: In what could be a major boost for Indian football, the Asian Football Confederation is keenly scrutinizing Indian clubs for its ravamped Asian Champions Leauge next year. But will Indian clubs manage to qualify for the league? CNN-IBN went in search of the answers. AC Milan celebrated what is...