Martin Lasarte and Zoran Mamić arrived in the Middle East in order to manage two of the region’s giants. When things are starting to boil, both can feel the pressure.
Daegu FC and Gyeongnam FC surprised everyone when they qualified for their first AFC Champions League campaign. The two clubs from South Korea are now looking for more upsets at the continental level.
Hilal Al-Quds played their first ever home match in the AFC Cup against Al-Wehdat from Jordan. Uri Levy was there and brought the feelings and emotions from the event.
After years of absence, Iraq is coming back to the AFC Champions League. Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya has been eliminated early, but a new name will have a chance to shine at the group stage - Al-Zawraa.
Japan finished the Asian Cup with a disappointing defeat at the final against Qatar. At the end of the tournament, what Japan can learn for the next years?