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AFC Champions League

Muriqui determined to put icing on cake for Guangzhou

Chinese football has been waiting impatiently for a team capable of being crowned kings of Asian football and Brazilian striker Muriqui believes Guangzhou Evergrande can end the nation’s two-decade absence from the summit.

Tuesday, 22 October, 2013, 7:32pm

Think big, urges Lippi after Guangzhou thrash Aussies

Guangzhou Evergrande confirmed their place in the draw for the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League, but reaching the last eight for the second season in a row will not be enough to satisfy World Cup-winning coach Marcello Lippi.

23 May 2013 - 5:42am

Beijing Guoan's AFC title challenge hits the rocks

The South Korean side scored three times in the final 30 minutes to win 3-1 both on the night and on aggregate at Seoul World Cup Stadium and progress to the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League for the third time in five years while Beijing were left to rue a missed opportunity.

22 May 2013 - 5:15am

Guoan eye history as first from Beijing to make AFC Champions League last eight

One goal could be enough to ensure Beijing Guoan book their berth in the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League - and make history for the club from the capital.

21 May 2013 - 5:40am

Guangzhou surge towards quarter-finals in AFC Champions League

Lucas Barrios and Muriqui moved Guangzhou Evergrande a step closer to the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League as the South American duo scored to earn the Chinese Super League champions a 2-1 win over Central Coast Mariners last night.

16 May 2013 - 3:38am

Guoan unable to make advantage count against Seoul

Beijing Guoan's prospects of qualifying for the last eight of the AFC Champions League will rest squarely on the club's trip to South Korea next week after the Chinese Super League side were held to a 0-0 draw by 10-man FC Seoul at the Workers' Stadium last night.

15 May 2013 - 5:25am

Beijing Guoan in last 16 of AFC Champions League

A 0-0 draw with J-League champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima was enough for Beijing Guoan to book a berth in the last 16 of the AFC Champions League, but a similar result spelt the end of Guizhou Renhe's involvement in the continental club championship.

1 May 2013 - 4:48am

Beijing Guoan seek spot in AFC Champions League knockout stage

Even defeat at the hands of J.League champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima might not be enough to deny Beijing Guoan a place in the AFC Champions League's last 16, as the club from the capital seek to reach the knockout phase for the first time since 2010.

30 Apr 2013 - 3:10am

Guangzhou Evergrande lose but still advance in AFC Champions League

Marcello Lippi was sent to the stands, Zhang Linpeng was shown a late red card and the Urawa Reds won 3-2, but Guangzhou Evergrande still progressed to the knockout stage of the AFC Champions League.

25 Apr 2013 - 5:03am

Beijing Guoan boost hopes of reaching knockout stages

Beijing Guoan kept their AFC Champions League destiny in their own hands with a 2-0 win over South Korea's Pohang Steelers at Workers' Stadium last night as Chinese Super League clubs line up for positions in the knockout rounds of the continental championship.

24 Apr 2013 - 4:18am