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Qatar to host delayed AFC Champions League eastern division

KUALA LUMPUR: The Asian Football Confederation said Friday that the eastern portion of the Asian Champions League — like the recently completed western division — will be played in Qatar after an agreement was reached between it and the Qatar Football Association.The AFC said the Champions League East will be played between Nov. 18 and Dec. 13. It will resume from the group stage and continue through the round of 16 to the quarterfinals and semifinals. The venue for the final, which is scheduled to be played on Dec. 19, has not been confirmed.Last weekend, Persepolis of Iran beat Al-Nassr of Saudi Arabia in Doha to qualify as the western representative for the final.

News source ~ Arab News