Numerous top-of-the-table match-ups made for a fascinating weekend across Asia as FIFA.com’s weekly review of club action visits Japan, Korea Republic, China PR, Uzbekistan and elsewhere.
FIFA.com reviews the latest AFC Champions League action in what proved a highly profitable round for Korea Republic and Saudi Arabia clubs.
FC Seoul took control of AFC Champions League Group F after a 3-0 win over Hangzhou Greentown, while Jeju United came from behind to defeat Melbourne Victory 2-1 on a productive day for Korea Republic clubs.
Defending champions Shandong Luneng took advantage of Beijing Guoan's loss at Jiangsu Shuntian to move two points clear at the top of the table.
Shandong Luneng took a slender lead at the top by securing a 1-1 draw against Changsha Jinde, after falling behind to Liu Jianye's 42nd-minute goal.