Eastern have been handed a tough assignment in the 2017 AFC Champions League after being drawn against two-time champions Guangzhou Evergrande. Photo: Handout

Eastern to face Guangzhou Evergrande in 2017 AFC Champions League

Hong Kong champions will take on the two-time champions as they make their debut in the top-tier regional competition with coach Chan Yuen-ting given an extremely tough initiation

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Eastern have been handed a tough assignment in the 2017 AFC Champions League after being drawn against two-time champions Guangzhou Evergrande. Photo: Handout
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Chan Kin-wa

Chan Kin-wa

Kin-wa joined the SCMP after working for the Hong Kong Sports Development Board and the government for more than a decade. Previously, he was at the Standard for six years. Kin-wa has covered the Olympic Games twice and three Asian Games as an SCMP reporter.