Brisbane coach John Aloisi hailed the influence of "brilliant" Chanathip Songkrasin after the Muang Thong star inspired the Thais to a 3-0 ACL win.
Ex-Germany U21 star Thomas Broich, now 36, is savouring his last A-League finals with Brisbane Roar, and open to prolonging his career in Thailand.
Jason Dasey and PJ Roberts review the latest AFC CL matches, with Muangthong United making history over Brisbane Roar.
Andre Villas-Boas will not allow Shanghai SIPG to relax in their final Asian Champions League group match in two weeks' time.
Thailand's Muang Thong United beat Brisbane Roar 3-0 on Wednesday to book a place in the AFC Champions League knockout stages for the first time.
Brisbane Roar's Asian Champions League adventure ended with a disappointing defeat to Muangthong United.