Urawa Red Diamonds claimed a 1-1 draw against Saudi giants Al Hilal in the first leg of their AFC Champions League final at the King Fahad International Stadium in Riyadh on Saturday....
Asia's football body on Wednesday told teams from Saudi Arabia and Iran to find neutral venues to contest their games in the AFC Champions League because of diplomatic tensions between the two countries....
Qatar champions Lekhwiya have been left with a huge mountain to climb after crashing to an embarrassing 4-1 defeat to Saudi giants Al Hilal in the first leg of their AFC Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday....
Controversial striker Nassir Al Shamrani was ruled out of the Asian Cup with an abdominal injury Friday on the eve of Saudi Arabia's opening game against China....
Al Hilal's Nassir Al Shamrani has been shortlisted for Asian player of the year despite causing controversy when he angrily spat at an opponent and sparked a melee at the AFC Champions League final....