FIFA.com’s weekly look at club action across Asia and Oceania takes in a goal avalanche in Japan, Marcello Lippi’s debut in China PR, a new leader in Korea Republic, plus trophies claimed in Saudi Arabia, Malaysia and Vanuatu.
A late goal from Everton helped Suwon Bluewings beat Ulsan Hyundai and go top of the K-League, while Jeonbuk Motors rose to fourth with a 3-0 victory against Sangju Sangmu Phoenix.
The new-look domestic season is set to get underway in Korea Republic this weekend with a number of clubs boosted by some exciting new arrivals.
Korea Republic midfielder Kim Jung-Woo has linked with K-League champions Jeonbuk Motors on a three-year deal.
FIFA.com looks back on at a troubled weekend for the frontrunners in Japan and Korea Republic, and on a contrasting scenario in China PR, where a new name seems set to be etched on the championship trophy.
Pohang Steelers were frustrated by a 1-1 draw with Daegu FC, while Busan I'Park took the edge in a seven-goal thriller to defeat Suwon Bluewings 4-3.