ACL Quarter-Final: Iran’s Persepolis Draws with Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Persepolis of Iran will play Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia in the 2017 AFC Champions League quarter-final.
Following the competition’s Knockout Stage draw in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the Iranian football team will play Al Ahli on August 22 in the first leg and will meet the team on September 12 in the second leg.
Al Ain of the UAE will meet Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia in another quarter-final.
Meanwhile in East Asia, Shanghai SIPG will come up against domestic rival and two-time AFC Champion League winner Guangzhou Evergrande, while Kawasaki Frontale has been drawn to face compatriot and 2007 winner Urawa Red Diamonds.