Iranians to Start Asian Club League Championship on Thursday
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Zagros Eslamabad and Foolad Mobarakeh will meet their rivals on Thursday in the opening day of the 22nd Asian Men’s Club League Championship.
Zagros has been drawn in Group A along with Kuwait SC, SK Hawks of South Korea, Qatar’s Al-Arabi and Sharjah Club of the UAE.
Zagros to start the campaign with a match against Kuwait SC on Thursday.
Group B consists of Foolad Mobarakeh, Qatar's Al-Wakrah, Oman Club, Barbar of Bahrain, Al-Wehdah of Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait's Al-Arabi.
Foolad will also meet Al-Wakrah on the same day.
The Asian Handball Club League Championship is the official competition organized by Asian Handball Federation for the men's handball clubs of Asia, and takes place every year.
In addition to crowning the Asian champion, the tournament also serves as a qualifying tournament for the IHF Super Globe.