x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 23 July 2017

Asian Champions League round-up: Suwon Bluewings miss opportunities; Guangzhou line up behind Conca

Suwon Bluewings will rue missed chances in their loss to Kashiwa Reysol, and Dario Conca leads Guangzhou's win over Muangthong United.

Gao Lin, centre, celebrates after scoring a goal against Thailand's Muangthong United for China's Guangzhou Evergrande in their Group F match of the Asian Champions League.
Gao Lin, centre, celebrates after scoring a goal against Thailand's Muangthong United for China's Guangzhou Evergrande in their Group F match of the Asian Champions League.

Suwon Bluewings miss opportunities

South Korea’s Suwon Bluewings missed three penalties during a crazy encounter against Japanese club Kashiwa Reysol that featured seven second-half goals. Junya Tanaka put visitors Kashiwa ahead, and Ryoichi Kurisawa and Masato Kudo scored two goals each in a 6-2 win in Group H.

Conca lines up Guangzhou’s win

Argentine Dario Conca inspired Guangzhou Evergrande to a 4-0 win over Muangthong United in Group F. Conca started a second-half rout with a 51st-minute header, and finished it with a penalty in injury time. Brazilian forward Muriqui and Gao Lin, right, were also on target against the Thais.

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