Beijing Guoan

Beijing Guoan's AFC title challenge hits the rocks

Beijing Guoan's Freddie Kanoute competes for the ball with FC Seoul defender Adilson last night. Photo: AFP

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.

Wednesday, 22 May, 2013, 5:15am

Guoan unable to make advantage count against Seoul

The combined photo shows members of China's Beijing Guoan (left) and South Korea's Pohang Steelers. Photo: Xinhua

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

Guoan coach Aleksandar Stanojevic. Photo: Xinhua

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

Aleksandar Stanojevic. Photo: Xinhua

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

Beijing Guoan boost hopes of reaching knockout stages

Beijing Guoan member greet the fans after their AFC Champions League Group G match against South Korea's Pohang Steelers. Photo: Xinhua

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

Beijing Guoan face high-pressure test in AFC Champions League

Aleksandar Stanojevic. Photo: Xinhua

Aleksandar Stanojevic's side take on Pohang Steelers knowing they need to avoid defeat to have any chance of advancing to the last 16 of the continental club championship.

23 Apr 2013 - 5:27am

Costly defeat for Guoan in their knockout quest

Oumar Kanoute of Beijing Guoan heads the ball during their defeat to Bunyodkor in Beijing last night. Photo: Xinhua

Beijing Guoan slipped off the pace in the quest for a place in the knockout phase of the AFC Champions League last night as Aleksandar Stanojevic's side slipped to a 1-0 defeat to Uzbekistan's Bunyodkor at Workers' Stadium.

11 Apr 2013 - 4:28am

Stanojevic says Beijing Guoan ready for greater things in Asian Champions League

Aleksandar Stanojevic. Photo: Xinhua

Beijing will put their credentials to the test again tonight in the Chinese Super League against defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande at Workers' Stadium, with confidence flowing thanks to a fine start in both the Asian competition and domestic league.

29 Mar 2013 - 5:14am