Siamak Nemati (left) of Persepolis and Won Du-jae of Ulsan Hyundai clash during the 2020 AFC Champions League final in Qatar. Photo: Getty Images
Siamak Nemati (left) of Persepolis and Won Du-jae of Ulsan Hyundai clash during the 2020 AFC Champions League final in Qatar. Photo: Getty Images

Asian Champions League: top Iran sides Persepolis and Esteghlal kicked out of competition

  • Sides have licenses withdrawn by Asian Football Confederation, with Gol Gohar Sirjan also missing out
  • AFC says officials determined clubs ‘had not satisfied all of the mandatory criteria’

Topic |   AFC Champions League
Siamak Nemati (left) of Persepolis and Won Du-jae of Ulsan Hyundai clash during the 2020 AFC Champions League final in Qatar. Photo: Getty Images
Siamak Nemati (left) of Persepolis and Won Du-jae of Ulsan Hyundai clash during the 2020 AFC Champions League final in Qatar. Photo: Getty Images
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