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2009 AFC Champions League Final

2009 AFC Champions League Final

Event 2009 AFC Champions League
Date 7 November 2009
Venue National Stadium, Tokyo
AFC Man of the Match No Byung-Jun (Pohang Steelers)[1]
Fans' Man of the Match Denilson (Pohang Steelers)
Referee Matthew Breeze (Australia)
Attendance 25,743
Weather Good

The 2009 AFC Champions League Final was a football match which was played on Saturday, 7 November 2009. It was the 28th final of the AFC Champions League, Asia's premier club football tournament, and the first single match final since 2002 when the competition was known as the Asian Club Championship. The match was played at the National Stadium in Tokyo and it was contested between Al-Ittihad of Saudi Arabia and Pohang Steelers of South Korea. The winners Pohang Steelers were also entered the quarter-finals of the 2009 FIFA Club World Cup.

Pohang Steelers defeated Al-Ittihad 2–1, winning its third title to become the most successful club in Asian football.[2]

Contents

  • Road to Tokyo 1
  • Match details 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Road to Tokyo

2009 AFC Champions League winner Pohang Steelers.
Al-Ittihad Round Pohang Steelers
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Ittihad 6 3 3 0 14 4 +10 12
Umm-Salal 6 2 2 2 6 13 −7 8
Al-Jazira 6 0 5 1 6 7 −1 5
Esteghlal 6 0 4 2 6 8 −2 4
Group stage
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Pohang Steelers 6 3 3 0 7 3 +4 12
Kawasaki Frontale 6 3 1 2 10 7 +3 10
Tianjin Teda 6 2 2 2 6 5 +1 8
C.C. Mariners 6 0 2 4 5 13 −8 2
Opponent Result Legs Knockout stage Opponent Result Legs
Al-Shabab 2–1 Round of 16 Newcastle United Jets 6–0
Pakhtakor Tashkent 5–1 4–0 home; 1–1 away Quarter-finals Bunyodkor 5–4 4–1 home; 1–3 away
Nagoya Grampus 8–3 6–2 home; 2–1 away Semi-finals Umm-Salal 4–1 2–0 home; 2–1 away

Match details

7 November 2009
19:00 (JST)
Al-Ittihad 1 – 2 Pohang Steelers
Mohammed Noor Goal 74' Report No Byung-Jun Goal 57'
Kim Hyung-Il Goal 66'
National Olympic Stadium, Tokyo
Attendance: 25,743
Referee: Matthew Breeze (Australia)
Al-Ittihad
Pohang Steelers
AL-ITTIHAD: 4–1–2–1–2
GK 1 Mabrouk Zayed
DF 4 Redha Tukar
DF 6 Obaid Alshamrani Substituted off 64'
DF 19 Saleh Al-Saqri
DF 21 Hamad Al-Montashari
MF 8 Manaf Abushgeer
MF 12 Ahmed Hadid
MF 14 Saud Khariri 
MF 18 Mohammed Noor (c) Booked 50'
FW 11 Hicham Aboucherouane
FW 27 Amine Chermiti
Substitutes:
GK 22 Tisir Al-Antaif
DF 5 Mohammed Salem
DF 33 Osama Al-Muwallad
MF 16 Mishal Al-Said
MF 30 Sultan Alnumare
FW 15 Luciano Leguizamón Substituted in 64'
FW 29 Talal Al-Meshal
Manager:
Gabriel Calderón
POHANG STEELERS: 4–3–3
GK 1 Shin Hwa-Yong
RB 2 Choi Hyo-Jin
CB 32 Kim Hyung-Il
CB 24 Hwang Jae-Won (c)
LB 16 Kim Jung-Kyum Substituted off 75'
DM 20 Shin Hyung-Min  Booked 39'
CM 7 Kim Jae-Sung Booked 29'
CM 5 Kim Tae-Su
RW 10 Denilson Substituted off 90+3'
CF 9 Stevica Ristić Substituted off 71'
LW 22 No Byung-Jun Booked 90+1'
Substitutes:
GK 41 Kim Jee-Hyuk
DF 4 Kazunari Okayama
DF 8 Hwang Jin-Sung
MF 12 Park Hee-Chul Substituted in 75'
MF 14 Song Chang-Ho Booked 90+1' Substituted in 71'
FW 18 Namgung Do Substituted in 90+3'
FW 23 Yoo Chang-Hyun
Manager:
Sérgio Farias

AFC Man of the Match:
No Byung-Jun[1]

Assistant referees:
Matthew Cream
Wilson David
Fourth official:
Green Daniel

See also

References

  1. ^ a b
  2. ^

External links

  • Official site



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