The Asian Champions League will resume in two regional hubs in September and October with a single match deciding the title in early December, the Asian Football Confederation said on Thursday.
The continent’s elite club competition, which was suspended in early March because of the novel coronavirus outbreak, will resume first in West Asia on September 14 and in East Asia on October16 at centralized venues as yet to be confirmed.
General view of Al Hilal fans inside the stadium before the Asian Champions League Final - First Leg - against Urawa Reds, at King Saud University Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on November 9, 2019 .(Reuters)
The teams will play among themselves on East-West lines throughout the tournament until the final between the best team from each region in the western hub on December 5.