Guangzhou Evergrande became the first Chinese side to win the Asian Champions League after a 1-1 draw in the second leg against FC Seoul earned it an away goals triumph.
Guangzhou held the upper hand after earning a 2-2 draw from the first meeting in South Korea last month and it further strengthened its grip on the final when Elkeson deservedly put it ahead in the 58th minute.
Seoul quickly responded with an equaliser from Dejan Damjanovic but it could not find a winning goal in the last 28 minutes which would have seen it clinch …Read the full story »
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