Iran’s Persian Gulf Pro League professional soccer club Persepolis has clinched an emphatic win against Al-Ahli of Saudi Arabia in the quarterfinal round of the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League, and advanced to the next stage of the tournament.
Persepolis and Al Ahli go into the second leg of their AFC Champions League quarterfinal at Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi today with the tie tantalizingly poised after the sides played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in last month’s first leg.
It will be a clash of two of West Asia's most popular teams when Persepolis of Iran takes on Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli in the quarterfinals of the 2017 AFC Champions League in the Omani capital of Muscat tonight.
Iran’s Persian Gulf Pro League professional soccer club Persepolis has chalked up a last-gasp win against Al Wahda of the United Arab Emirates in the group stage of the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League.
Iranian football clubs Esteghlal Tehran, Persepolis, Zob Ahan Isfahan and Esteghlal Melli-Sanati Khuzestan have found out their opponents at the group stage of the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League.
Persepolis manager Branko Ivankovic conceded his team lost all hope of advancing to the quarterfinals of the 2015 AFC Champions League once Al Hilal scored the second goal in their 3-0 win over the Iranians on Tuesday at the King Fahd International Stadium.
Foolad signed off from its 2015 AFC Champions League campaign with a 1-0 win over Lokomotiv Tashkent that left manager Dragan Skocic praising his young players despite his side's early elimination from the competition.