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1998–99 Asian Club Championship

The Asian Club Championship 1998-99 was the 18th edition of the annual international club football competition held in the AFC region (Asia). It determined that year's club champion of association football in Asia.

Jubilo Iwata of Japan won the final and became Asian champions for the first time, and becoming the third Japanese club to win the Asian championship.

Contents

  • First round 1
    • West Asia 1.1
    • East Asia 1.2
  • Second round 2
    • West Asia 2.1
    • East Asia 2.2
  • Quarterfinals 3
    • West Asia 3.1
    • East Asia 3.2
  • Semifinals 4
  • Third place match 5
  • Final 6
  • Champions 7
  • References 8

First round

West Asia

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya 9-01 Khidmat Rafah 7-0 2-0
Al-Ain 7-2 Oman 5-2 2-0
Al-Ansar (a)3-3 Al-Arabi 1-0 2-3
West Riffa 2-3 Al-Wahda 2-0 0-3(aet)
Al-Salmiya 2-3 Al-Hilal 0-0 2-3
Köpetdag Aşgabat 4-42 FC Irtysh 4-1 0-3
Vakhsh Qurghonteppa w/o3 FK Neftchy Farg'ona
Esteghlal bye

1 Both legs were played in Baghdad, Iraq by mutual agreement.
2 FC Irtysh were ejected from the competition for using two ineligible players.
3 FK Neftchy Farg'ona withdrew.

East Asia

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Pohang Steelers 6-0 Cang Sai Gon 2-0 4-0
Singapore Armed Forces 2-4 Selangor FA 1-4 1-0
Instant-Dict FC 0-7 Júbilo Iwata 0-3 0-4
BEC Tero Sasana1 6-1 Three Star Club 6-1 n/p2
Dalian Wanda 6-0 East Bengal Club 6-0 0-0
Club Valencia 0-6 Busan Daewoo Royals 0-2 0-4
Allied Bank w/o3 Saunders SC
Finance and Revenue bye4

1 BEC Tero Sasana were entered after Sinthana, who had beaten them for the championship, withdrew due to excessive travel costs.
2 The match was played over one leg by mutual agreement.
3 Allied Bank Limited FC withdrew.
4 Finance and Revenue had been drawn against the representatives of Indonesia, where the 1997/98 season was abandoned due to political and economic trouble in the country.

Second round

West Asia

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya 1-3 Esteghlal 1-1 0-2
Al-Ain 3-2 Al-Ansar 3-1 0-1
Al-Wahda 2-6 Al-Hilal 2-2 0-4
Vakhsh Qurghonteppa 0-6 Köpetdag Aşgabat 0-1 0-5

East Asia

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Dalian Wanda 3-1 BEC Tero Sasana 3-0 0-1
Júbilo Iwata 4-0 Finance and Revenue 4-0 n/p1
Saunders SC 1-9 Busan Daewoo Royals 1-4 0-5
Pohang Steelers 10-1 Selangor FA 6-0 4-1

1 The match was played over one leg by mutual agreement.

Quarterfinals

West Asia

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Ain 3 2 0 1 7 2 +5 6
Esteghlal 3 2 0 1 3 2 +1 6
Al-Hilal 3 1 0 2 5 5 0 3
Köpetdag Aşgabat 3 1 0 2 4 10 −6 3
February 25, 1999
Al-Ain 6–1 Köpetdag Aşgabat
Majed Hamad Goal 5' Goal 80'
Abdullah Shila Goal 14' Goal 41'
Abédi Pelé Goal 55'
Helal Saeed Goal 8?'
Vladimir Bairamov Goal 20'


February 27, 1999
Al-Ain 0–1 Esteghlal
Alireza Akbarpour Goal 70'


March 1, 1999
Al-Ain 1–0 Al-Hilal
Garib Harib Goal 68'

East Asia

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Dalian Wanda 3 1 2 0 5 3 +2 5
Júbilo Iwata 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
Pohang Steelers 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
Busan Daewoo Royals 3 0 2 1 3 5 −2 2



February 12, 1999
Dalian Wanda 2–0 Júbilo Iwata
Hao Haidong Goal 1'74'


Semifinals

April 28, 1999
Al-Ain 2–2
(aet, 2 PK 4)
Júbilo Iwata
Fahd Hasan Goal 35' Goal 66' Makoto Tanaka Goal 15'
Toshiya Fujita Goal 37'

April 28, 1999
Dalian Wanda 3–4
(aet)
Esteghlal
Yan Song Goal 60' Goal 63'
Li Ming Goal 77'
Mahmoud Fekri Goal 44'
Ali Mousavi Goal 51' Goal 108'
Alireza Akbarpour Goal 84'
Azadi Stadium, Tehran, Iran Attendance: 100,000

Third place match

Final

April 30, 1999
Júbilo Iwata 2–1 Esteghlal
Hideto Suzuki Goal 36'
Masashi Nakayama Goal 45'
Sirous Dinmohammadi Goal 66'
Azadi Stadium, Tehran, Iran Attendance: 125,000

Champions

Asian Club Championship 1998-99

Júbilo Iwata
First Title

References

  • Asian Club Competitions 1999 at RSSSF.com
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