Suwon Bluewings were held at home by Kashima Antlers as Nagoya Grampus and FC Seoul also drew 1-1, while last year's runners-up Zob Ahan of Iran proved unstoppable at Al Rayyan.
FIFA.com’s regular review of club action across Asia and Oceania this week takes in the latest from Australia, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran and New Zealand, plus the opening round of the Solomon Islands' new national league.
Ten-man Real Madrid survived a late fightback by Atletico Madrid to earn a 3-2 derby win and keep the pressure on league leaders Barcelona.
Guinea have recalled striker Alhassane Keita to their squad for their vital FIFA World Cup qualifier against Kenya on 12 October.
EURO 2008 has dominated the recent headlines but there has still been plenty of activity on the transfer front. FIFA.com brings you up to date.