The AFC Champions League is set to embark on the semi-final stage, with two tasty clashes in a Saudi city derby and two sides angling to reach their maiden final. FIFA.com previews all the action.
Bunyodkor beat Qyzylqum Zarafshan 3-1 to go ten points clear at the top of the Oliy Liga, while there were also victories for Bukhara, Samarqand-Dynamo and Metallurg Bekabad.
Bunyodkor Tashkent continue to lead the Oliy Liga after a comfortable 4-0 victory at Bukhara FC, while city rivals Pakhtakor Tashkent remain six points behind after beating Andijan 5-1 at home.
Star strikers came to the fore in Asia over the weekend, grabbing goals aplenty as the leaders in the continent's major leagues strengthened their positions. FIFA.com rounds up the best of the action.
Despair for Al Jizira and Arema, both eliminated, was mixed with joy for Al Ittihad, who became the first team through the last 16 of the 2011 AFC Champions League.
Following drama-charged quarter-finals just four teams remain in the hunt to be Asia's premier club and claim a berth at the FIFA Club World Cup.