2012 AFC Cup group stage

The 2012 AFC Cup group stage was contested by a total of 32 teams (20 from West Asia Zone and 12 from East Asia Zone). They included:

The draw for the group stage was held at the AFC house in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 6 December 2011, 15:00 UTC+08:00.[1] The 32 teams were drawn into eight groups of four. Clubs from the same country may not be drawn into the same group.

In each group, teams played each other home-and-away in a round-robin format. The matchdays were 6–7 March, 20–21 March, 3–4 April, 10–11 April, 24–25 April, and 8–9 May 2012.[2] The winners and runners-up of each group advanced to the knockout stage.[3]

Tiebreakers

The teams are ranked according to points (3 points for a win, 1 point for a tie, 0 points for a loss) and tie breakers are in following order:[3]

  1. Greater number of points obtained in the group matches between the teams concerned;
  2. Goal difference resulting from the group matches between the teams concerned;
  3. Greater number of goals scored in the group matches between the teams concerned; (Away goals do not apply)
  4. Goal difference in all the group matches;
  5. Greater number of goals scored in all the group matches;
  6. Kicks from the penalty mark if only two teams are involved and they are both on the field of play;
  7. Fewer score calculated according to the number of yellow and red cards received in the group matches; (1 point for each yellow card, 3 points for each red card as a consequence of two yellow cards, 3 points for each direct red card, 4 points for each yellow card followed by a direct red card)
  8. Drawing of lots.

Groups

Each team had been numbered from 1 to 4, the numbers determine the order of the fixtures:[3]

  • Match Day 1: 1 vs 4, 3 vs 2
  • Match Day 2: 2 vs 1, 4 vs 3
  • Match Day 3: 1 vs 3, 4 vs 2
  • Match Day 4: 3 vs 1, 2 vs 4
  • Match Day 5: 4 vs 1, 2 vs 3
  • Match Day 6: 1 vs 2, 3 vs 4

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Qadsia 6 3 1 2 14 7 +7 10
Al-Suwaiq 6 3 1 2 8 9 −1 10
Al-Faisaly 6 2 3 1 10 7 +3 9
Al-Ittihad 6 1 1 4 5 14 −9 4
Tiebreakers
  • Al-Qadsia and Al-Suwaiq are ranked by their head-to-head record (as shown below).
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Qadsia 2 2 0 0 7 1 +6 6
Al-Suwaiq 2 0 0 2 1 7 −6 0
6 March 2012
18:30 UTC+03:00
Al-Qadsia 2–0 Al-Suwaiq
Al Mutairi Goal 8'
Al Soma Goal 51'
Report
6 March 2012
18:00 UTC+02:00
Al-Faisaly 1–1 Al-Ittihad
Al-Sheikh Goal 30' Report Fares Goal 49' (pen.)

20 March 2012
19:30 UTC+04:00
Al-Suwaiq 0–0 Al-Faisaly
Report
20 March 2012
19:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Ittihad 1–0 Al-Qadsia
Kalasi Goal 23' Report

3 April 2012
16:00 UTC+04:00
Al-Suwaiq 2–0 Al-Ittihad
Al-Jalabubi Goal 23'
Al-Saadi Goal 83'
Report
Al-Seeb Stadium, Al-Seeb
Attendance: 300
Referee: Ma Ning (China P.R.)
3 April 2012
18:45 UTC+03:00
Al-Qadsia 1–2 Al-Faisaly
Keita Goal 14' Report Al-Maharmeh Goal 53'
Hayel Goal 73'

11 April 2012
16:00 UTC+04:00
Al-Ittihad 0–2 Al-Suwaiq
Report Ablaye Gaye Goal 23'
Al-Saadi Goal 78'
Al-Seeb Stadium, Al-Seeb (Oman)1
Attendance: 150
Referee: Chaiya Mahapab (Thailand)
11 April 2012
18:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Faisaly 1–1 Al-Qadsia
Hayel Goal 78' Report Al-Mutawa Goal 73' (pen.)

25 April 2012
16:00 UTC+04:00
Al-Suwaiq 1–5 Al-Qadsia
Ablaye Gaye Goal 24' Report Al Enezi Goal 2'31'
Al Fadhel Goal 70'
Al Mutairi Goal 74'
Al-Mutawa Goal 79'
Al-Seeb Stadium, Al-Seeb
Attendance: 500
Referee: Jumpei Iida (Japan)
25 April 2012
19:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Ittihad 1–4 Al-Faisaly
Ewerson Goal 90+1' Report Al-Maharmeh Goal 5'
Attiah Goal 38'
Hayel Goal 81'87'

9 May 2012
18:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Faisaly 2–3 Al-Suwaiq
Hayel Goal 34'
Al-Maharmeh Goal 86'
Report Al-Noufali Goal 8'
Al-Saadi Goal 48'
Al-Saadi Goal 84'
Amman International Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Pratap Singh (India)
9 May 2012
19:15 UTC+03:00
Al-Qadsia 5–2 Al-Ittihad
Hadj Aïssa Goal 2'48'
Al Mutairi Goal 42'52'
Al Soma Goal 45'
Report Omar Goal 32'
Al Hasan Goal 90+3'
Notes

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Arbil 6 4 2 0 11 5 +6 14
Kazma 6 3 2 1 10 6 +4 11
Al-Oruba 6 2 2 2 10 8 +2 8
East Bengal 6 0 0 6 2 14 −12 0
6 March 2012
15:00 UTC+05:30
East Bengal 0–1 Al-Oruba
Report Alao Goal 45+1' (pen.)
6 March 2012
16:00 UTC+03:00
Arbil 1–1 Kazma
Efe Goal 78' Report Al Harby Goal 71'
Franso Hariri Stadium, Arbil
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Abdulla Hassan Mohamed (UAE)

20 March 2012
16:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Oruba 2–2 Arbil
Naggar Goal 66'87' Report Sabagh Goal 42'
Radhi Goal 54'
Franso Hariri Stadium, Arbil (Iraq)2
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Yaqoob Abdul Baqi (Oman)
20 March 2012
18:30 UTC+03:00
Kazma 3–0 East Bengal
Nasser Goal 38'
Al Wuhaib Goal 44'
Jammeh Goal 58'
Report

4 April 2012
15:15 UTC+05:30
East Bengal 0–2 Arbil
Report Radhi Goal 76'
Al Hussain Goal 90+4'
Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Leow Thiam Hoe (Singapore)
4 April 2012
17:25 UTC+03:00
Al-Oruba 1–2 Kazma
Abdulkareem Goal 34' Report Nasser Goal 74' (pen.)
Faraj Goal 85'

10 April 2012
18:00 UTC+03:00
Arbil 2–0 East Bengal
Al Hussain Goal 45+1' (pen.)47' (pen.) Report
Franso Hariri Stadium, Arbil
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Ali Sabbagh (Lebanon)
10 April 2012
18:45 UTC+03:00
Kazma 1–1 Al-Oruba
Nasser Goal 86' Report Alao Goal 57' (pen.)

25 April 2012
16:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Oruba 4–1 East Bengal
Duke Goal 6'34'
Sharyan Goal 59'
Al-Gabr Goal 71'
Report Edmilson Goal 78'
25 April 2012
18:45 UTC+03:00
Kazma 1–2 Arbil
Nasser Goal 45+3' (pen.) Report Halgurd Goal 16'
Khalaf Goal 57'

9 May 2012
15:30 UTC+05:30
East Bengal 1–2 Kazma
Edmilson Goal 18' Report Al Ajmi Goal 8'
Al Azmi Goal 90+1'
Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Kim Sang-Woo (Korea Republic)
9 May 2012
18:30 UTC+03:00
Arbil 2–1 Al-Oruba
Karim Goal 32' (pen.)
Radhi Goal 62'
Report Al-Ghazi Goal 12'
Franso Hariri Stadium, Arbil
Attendance: 6,000
Referee: Naser Al Ghafari (Jordan)
Notes

Group C

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Ettifaq 6 4 2 0 18 7 +11 14
Al-Kuwait 6 3 2 1 17 10 +7 11
Al-Ahed 6 2 1 3 7 11 −4 7
VB 6 0 1 5 9 23 −14 1
7 March 2012
18:30 UTC+03:00
Al-Kuwait 1–5 Al-Ettifaq
Rogerinho Goal 86' Report Tagliabué Goal 51' (pen.)53'81'
Al-Salem Goal 78'
Walibi Goal 90+4'
7 March 2012
17:45 UTC+02:00
Al-Ahed 5–3 VB
Chaito Goal 29'
Mustafa Goal 32'
Dakik Goal 54'
Atwi Goal 77'
Zreik Goal 80'
Report Cengiz Goal 56'65'
Tadevosyan Goal 90' (o.g.)

21 March 2012
21:00 UTC+05:00
VB 2–2 Al-Kuwait
Wright Goal 32'
Shamweel Goal 54'
Report Khamis Goal 73'
Fané Goal 90+2'
Rasmee Dhandu Stadium, Malé
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Wang Di (China P.R.)
21 March 2012
20:25 UTC+03:00
Al-Ettifaq 0–0 Al-Ahed
Report

3 April 2012
17:45 UTC+03:00
Al-Ahed 0–4 Al-Kuwait
Report Rogerinho Goal 2'
Al-Shammari Goal 20'
Khamis Goal 50'80'
3 April 2012
21:00 UTC+05:00
VB 3–6 Al-Ettifaq
Mansaray Goal 39'
Shamweel Goal 59'
Hussain Goal 63'
Report Tagliabué Goal 5'10'35'
Al-Hamed Goal 43'
Al Thyab Goal 48'
Al-Sulim Goal 90'
Rasmee Dhandu Stadium, Malé
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Khurram Shahzad (Pakistan)

11 April 2012
18:45 UTC+03:00
Al-Kuwait 1–0 Al-Ahed
Baba Goal 82' Report
11 April 2012
20:30 UTC+03:00
Al-Ettifaq 2–0 VB
Al-Mubarak Goal 51'
Al-Sulim Goal 62'
Report

24 April 2012
21:00 UTC+05:00
VB 0–1 Al-Ahed
Report Bazzi Goal 9'
Rasmee Dhandu Stadium, Malé
Attendance: 300
Referee: Sgt. Win Cho (Myanmar)
24 April 2012
20:40 UTC+03:00
Al-Ettifaq 2–2 Al-Kuwait
Tagliabué Goal 56'90' Report Fané Goal 42'
Al Kandari Goal 51'

8 May 2012
17:45 UTC+03:00
Al-Ahed 1–3 Al-Ettifaq
Zreik Goal 90+2' Report Al-Mubarak Goal 39'
Al-Thiab Goal 89'
Al-Shehri Goal 90+4'
8 May 2012
19:15 UTC+03:00
Al-Kuwait 7–1 VB
Al Kandari Goal 3'
Rogerinho Goal 43'
Khamis Goal 61'
Jameel Goal 64' (o.g.)
Seumen Goal 68'85'
Waleed Goal 90+1'
Report Nashid Goal 45+3'

Group D

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Wehdat 6 4 0 2 15 9 +6 12
Neftchi Farg'ona 6 3 2 1 11 7 +4 11
Al-Oruba 6 2 1 3 8 10 −2 7
Salgaocar 6 1 1 4 6 14 −8 4
7 March 2012
15:00 UTC+05:00
Neftchi Farg'ona 2–1 Al-Wehdat
Alijonov Goal 8' (pen.)
Berdiev Goal 79'
Report Shelbaieh Goal 90+1'
Fargona Stadium, Fergana
Attendance: 10,350
Referee: Banjar Al-Dosari (Qatar)
7 March 2012
19:00 UTC+04:00
Al-Oruba 1–0 Salgaocar
Al-Mashari Goal 67' Report
Al-Seeb Stadium, Al-Seeb
Attendance: 200
Referee: Ng Kai Lam (Hong Kong)

21 March 2012
17:45 UTC+05:30
Salgaocar 2–2 Neftchi Farg'ona
Sueoka Goal 45+2'
Oliveira Goal 82'
Report Isroilov Goal 26'
Alijonov Goal 59'
Fatorda Stadium, Margao
Attendance: 5,250
Referee: Çarymyrat Gurbanow (Turkmenistan)
21 March 2012
18:00 UTC+02:00
Al-Wehdat 2–1 Al-Oruba
Salah Goal 41'
Shelbaieh Goal 67'
Report Al-Mashari Goal 75'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Ali Shaban (Kuwait)

4 April 2012
16:00 UTC+05:00
Neftchi Farg'ona 3–1 Al-Oruba
Yaqubov Goal 12'
Berdiev Goal 42' (pen.)
Saidov Goal 61'
Report Teixeira Goal 90+4'
Fargona Stadium, Fergana
Attendance: 14,000
Referee: Mohd Nafeez Abdul Wahab (Malaysia)
4 April 2012
18:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Wehdat 5–0 Salgaocar
Deeb Goal 25' (pen.)
Elias Goal 47'
Al-Sabah Goal 72'
Shelbaieh Goal 90'
Abu Hwaiti Goal 90+3'
Report
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 6,541
Referee: Ali Sabah Al-Qaysi (Iraq)

10 April 2012
16:00 UTC+04:00
Al-Oruba 0–0 Neftchi Farg'ona
Report
Al-Seeb Stadium, Al-Seeb
Attendance: 100
Referee: Ko Hyung-Jin (Korea Republic)
10 April 2012
17:45 UTC+05:30
Salgaocar 1–2 Al-Wehdat
Ahmed Goal 71' Report Abu Hwaiti Goal 8'
Shelbaieh Goal 82'
Fatorda Stadium, Margao
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Jumpei Iida (Japan)

24 April 2012
17:45 UTC+05:30
Salgaocar 3–1 Al-Oruba
Fernandes Goal 45+1'
Gonsalves Goal 48'
Bevan Goal 64'
Report Teixeira Goal 81' (pen.)
Fatorda Stadium, Margao
Attendance: 3,007
Referee: Vo Minh Tri (Vietnam)
24 April 2012
18:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Wehdat 3–1 Neftchi Farg'ona
Shelbaieh Goal 5'57'
Al-Sabah Goal 84'
Report Isroilov Goal 34'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 9,206
Referee: Yadollah Jahanbazi (Iran)

8 May 2012
16:30 UTC+05:00
Neftchi Farg'ona 3–0 Salgaocar
Smolyachenko Goal 1'50'
Berdiev Goal 77'
Report
Fargona Stadium, Fergana
Attendance: 14,000
Referee: Mukhtar Al Yarimi (Yemen)
8 May 2012
16:00 UTC+04:00
Al-Oruba 4–2 Al-Wehdat
Al-Mukhaini Goal 19'31'
Al-Wahaibi Goal 34'
Al-Mashaikhi Goal 89'
Report Deeb Goal 29'
Ra'fat Goal 86' (pen.)
Al-Seeb Stadium, Al-Seeb
Attendance: 210
Referee: Marai Al Awaji (Saudi Arabia)

Group E

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Shorta 6 5 0 1 14 6 +8 15
Al-Zawra'a 6 4 0 2 12 5 +7 12
Safa 6 3 0 3 6 7 −1 9
Al-Tilal 6 0 0 6 1 15 −14 0
6 March 2012
17:45 UTC+02:00
Al-Tilal 1–2 Safa
Boqshan Goal 40' Report Azar Goal 21'52'
7 March 2012
15:00 UTC+02:00
Al-Shorta 3–2 Al-Zawra'a
Leonardo Goal 23'
Rafe Goal 69'71'
Report Jabbar Goal 60'
Mohammed Saad Goal 85' (pen.)
Petra Stadium, Amman (Jordan)4
Attendance: 400
Referee: Marai Al Awaji (Saudi Arabia)

20 March 2012
15:30 UTC+03:00
Al-Zawra'a 5–0 Al-Tilal
Mohammed Saad Goal 27' (pen.)52'
Hesham Mohammed Goal 59'84'
Ali Saad Goal 87'
Report
Duhok Stadium, Dohuk
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Abdulla Hassan Mohamed (UAE)
20 March 2012
17:00 UTC+02:00
Safa 0–2 Al-Shorta
Report Rafe Goal 73'90+3'

3 April 2012
15:30 UTC+03:00
Al-Zawra'a 1–0 Safa
Ibrahim Goal 85' Report
Duhok Stadium, Dohuk
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Yaqoob Abdul Baqi (Oman)
3 April 2012
19:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Shorta 3–0 Al-Tilal
Rafe Goal 63'
Al Waked Goal 72'
Awad Goal 76'
Report

11 April 2012
16:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Tilal 0–2 Al-Shorta
Report Hurmuz Goal 80' (o.g.)
Abadi Goal 90+2'
11 April 2012
17:00 UTC+03:00
Safa 1–0 Al-Zawra'a
Atwi Goal 90+1' Report

25 April 2012
16:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Zawra'a 2–1 Al-Shorta
Qasem Goal 58'
Hesham Mohammed Goal 65'
Report Rafe Goal 86'
Duhok Stadium, Dohuk
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Salah Abbas Alabbasi (Bahrain)
25 April 2012
17:00 UTC+03:00
Safa 1–0 Al-Tilal
Al-Zoughbi Goal 10' Report

9 May 2012
16:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Tilal 0–2 Al-Zawra'a
Report Sabah Goal 13'
Hussein Goal 77'
Duhok Stadium, Dohuk (Iraq)3
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Leow Thiam Hoe (Singapore)
9 May 2012
19:00 UTC+03:00
Al-Shorta 3–2 Safa
Rafe Goal 18' (pen.)50'
Habib Goal 70'
Report Saadi Goal 20'
Kaddoura Goal 90'
Notes

Group F

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Kitchee 6 3 2 1 9 4 +5 11
Terengganu 6 3 1 2 10 8 +2 10
Song Lam Nghe An 6 2 1 3 6 9 −3 7
Tampines Rovers 6 1 2 3 3 7 −4 5
6 March 2012
16:00 UTC+07:00
Song Lam Nghe An 0–1 Terengganu
Report Manaf Goal 51'
Vinh Stadium, Vinh
Attendance: 6,142
Referee: Strebre Delovski (Australia)
6 March 2012
20:00 UTC+08:00
Kitchee 3–1 Tampines Rovers
Liang Zicheng Goal 3'62'
Tarrés Goal 66'
Report Ali Goal 20'

20 March 2012
16:45 UTC+08:00
Terengganu 0–2 Kitchee
Report Tarrés Goal 44'
Chu Siu Kei Goal 75'
20 March 2012
19:30 UTC+08:00
Tampines Rovers 0–0 Song Lam Nghe An
Report
Bishan Stadium, Singapore
Attendance: 368
Referee: Ma Ning (China P.R.)

4 April 2012
17:00 UTC+08:00
Kitchee 2–0 Song Lam Nghe An
Rehman Goal 11'
Chu Siu Kei Goal 73'
Report
4 April 2012
19:30 UTC+08:00
Tampines Rovers 0–1 Terengganu
Report Joseph Goal 4'

10 April 2012
16:45 UTC+08:00
Terengganu 0–2 Tampines Rovers
Report Đurić Goal 37'90'
10 April 2012
16:00 UTC+07:00
Song Lam Nghe An 1–0 Kitchee
Nguyễn Hồng Việt Goal 56' Report
Vinh Stadium, Vinh
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Apisit Aonrak (Thailand)

25 April 2012
19:30 UTC+08:00
Tampines Rovers 0–0 Kitchee
Report
25 April 2012
20:45 UTC+08:00
Terengganu 6–2 Song Lam Nghe An
Ashaari Goal 5'
Doe Goal 12'34'73'
Hadi Goal 38'
Joseph Goal 87'
Report Phạm Văn Quyến Goal 29'
Hoàng Văn Bình Goal 84'

9 May 2012
16:00 UTC+07:00
Song Lam Nghe An 3–0 Tampines Rovers
Lê Thế Cường Goal 6'45'
Dieng Goal 20'
Report
Vinh Stadium, Vinh
Attendance: 800
Referee: Ko Hyung-Jin (Korea Republic)
9 May 2012
20:00 UTC+08:00
Kitchee 2–2 Terengganu
Tarrés Goal 9'45' Report Ashaari Goal 14'
Hadi Goal 69'

Group G

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Chonburi 6 4 2 0 10 5 +5 14
Home United 6 3 1 2 9 6 +3 10
Citizen 6 2 1 3 9 12 −3 7
Yangon United 6 0 2 4 4 9 −5 2
7 March 2012
15:30 UTC+06:30
Yangon United 1–1 Chonburi
Jovanović Goal 41' Report Etae Goal 90+3'
Thuwunna Stadium, Yangon
Attendance: 5,500
Referee: Fan Qi (China P.R.)
7 March 2012
19:30 UTC+08:00
Home United 3–1 Citizen
Ihata Goal 62'
Mendy Goal 66'
Qiu Li Goal 87'
Report Nakamura Goal 45+1'
Bishan Stadium, Singapore
Attendance: 1,023
Referee: Vo Minh Tri (Vietnam)

21 March 2012
19:00 UTC+07:00
Chonburi 1–0 Home United
Takam Goal 69' Report
21 March 2012
20:00 UTC+08:00
Citizen 2–1 Yangon United
Hélio Goal 51'
Baise Goal 90'
Report Jovanović Goal 65'

3 April 2012
15:30 UTC+06:30
Yangon United 0–0 Home United
Report
Thuwunna Stadium, Yangon
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Ibrahim Al-Hosni (Oman)
3 April 2012
19:00 UTC+07:00
Chonburi 2–0 Citizen
Chaiman Goal 49' (pen.)
Diakité Goal 60'
Report

11 April 2012
19:30 UTC+08:00
Home United 3–1 Yangon United
Qiu Li Goal 70'
Mendy Goal 75'80'
Report Ristic Goal 37'
Bishan Stadium, Singapore
Attendance: 3,146
Referee: Wang Di (China P.R.)
11 April 2012
20:00 UTC+08:00
Citizen 3–3 Chonburi
Nakamura Goal 8'
Chiu Chun Kit Goal 90+1'
Sham Kwok Fai Goal 90+4'
Report Samana Goal 20'
On-Mo Goal 69'
Etae Goal 88'
Mong Kok Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 1,210
Referee: Akbar Bakhshi Zadeh (Iran)

24 April 2012
19:00 UTC+07:00
Chonburi 1–0 Yangon United
Chaiman Goal 63' Report
24 April 2012
20:00 UTC+08:00
Citizen 1–2 Home United
Sham Kwok Fai Goal 17' Report Mendy Goal 77'
Anzité Goal 90+2'
Mong Kok Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 1,390
Referee: Yu Ming-hsun (Chinese Taipei)

8 May 2012
15:30 UTC+06:30
Yangon United 1–2 Citizen
Yan Aung Kyaw Goal 66' Report Nakamura Goal 6'
Tam Lok Hin Goal 55'
8 May 2012
19:30 UTC+08:00
Home United 1–2 Chonburi
Daud Goal 86' Report On-Mo Goal 5'
Kachaplayuk Goal 77'
Bishan Stadium, Singapore
Attendance: 1,393
Referee: Hiroyoshi Takayama (Japan)

Group H

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Kelantan 6 4 1 1 10 5 +5 13
Arema 6 2 1 3 12 12 0 7
Navibank Saigon 6 2 1 3 10 12 −2 7
Ayeyawady United 6 2 1 3 7 10 −3 7
Tiebreakers
  • Arema, Navibank Saigon and Ayeyawady United are ranked by their head-to-head record (as shown below).
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Arema 4 2 1 1 11 6 +5 7
Navibank Saigon 4 2 0 2 9 10 −1 6
Ayeyawady United 4 1 1 2 4 8 −4 4
7 March 2012
15:00 UTC+07:00
Arema 1–1 Ayeyawady United
Chmelo Goal 28' Report Dinata Goal 63' (o.g.)
Gajayana Stadium, Malang
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Ibrahim Al-Hosni (Oman)
7 March 2012
20:45 UTC+08:00
Kelantan 0–0 Navibank Saigon
Report

21 March 2012
15:30 UTC+06:30
Ayeyawady United 3–1 Kelantan
Nwaneri Goal 6' (o.g.)
Aung Kyaw Myo Goal 42'
Ngangue Goal 81'
Report Ghaddar Goal 66' (pen.)
Thuwunna Stadium, Yangon
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Ng Kai Lam (Hong Kong)