Sven-Goran Eriksson hopes captain Sun Xiang can shake off a cold to lead Shanghai SIPG into their Asian Champions League meeting vs. Jeonbuk Motors.
Egypt used to be at the cusp of the African game; now while they are still up among the top contenders, failure is becoming alarmingly more regular.
Al Ahly of Egypt have revived their African Champions League campaign although with two matches in Group A left, a semifinal spot still isn't certain.
Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has admitted that it is becoming harder for A-League clubs to lure players with the rise of other Asian comps.
The Asian Football Confederation has banned two referees from Thailand for life for match-fixing.
ESPN FC's Jason Dasey and former Malaysia international Stanley Bernard break down the AFC Champions League draw, highlighted by Shanghai SIPG's clash against Jeonbuk.