AFC Champions League 2016 has already started on 27th January and the final will be played in two legs, 1 on 19th November and the second leg will be played on 26th November. There are 8 groups of 4 teams each in the AFC Champions League 2016, top 2 teams from the all groups will go to the knockout stage, that is round of 16, so there will be total of 16 teams which will be qualified for the next round. From Australian A-League, already two teams have qualified for the round of 16, they are Melbourne victory and Sydney FC. Sydney FC was on the top of the table in the group H while Melbourne victory was placed second in the group G.
In the round of 16, Sydney FC will play on Shandong Luneng football club of China while the Melbourne victory will take on Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors football Club of Japan. Each team will play 2 times against their opponents into legs, Sydney FC matches scheduled on 18th may and 25th May while Melbourne victory matches are to be played on 17th may and 24th may 2016. In the past only one Australian football club, Western Sydney Wanderers has managed to win AFC champions League in 2014. This year we have many hopes on the two Australian football clubs, hope they don’t disappoint us.
AFC Champions League 2016 Schedule
AFC Champions League 2016 Round of 16 Schedule
|Team 1||Agg.||Team 2||1st leg||2nd leg|
|Runner-up Group C||Winner Group A||17 May||24 May|
|Runner-up Group A||Iran Tractor Sazi||17 May||24 May|
|Runner-up Group D||Iran Zob Ahan||18 May||25 May|
|Lekhwiya Qatar||Qatar El Jaish||18 May||25 May|
|Runner-up Group G||Winner Group E||17 May||24 May|
|Runner-up Group E||China Shanghai SIPG||17 May||24 May|
|Runner-up Group H||South Korea FC Seoul||18 May||25 May|
|Shandong Luneng China||Winner Group H||18 May||25 May|
AFC Champions League 2016 Quarter-final Schedule
The quarter finals will begin on 23rd August and concludes on 14 September 2016, this matches will also be played in two legs, the aggregate goals will be counted to decide the winner. The schedule of AFC champions League 2016 quarter final matches will be published after the round of 16.
AFC Champions League 2016 Semi-final Schedule
The semifinal matches will 27th September and will end on 19th October 2016. There will be two matches, one from east zone and one from west zone.
AFC Champions League 2016 Final Schedule
The final match of 2016 AFC Champions League will be held in two legs, first match will be played on 19th November and 2nd March will be played on 26 November 2016.
Note: we will update the table once all the matches are completed and teams have been qualified for round of 16
AFC Champions League 2016 Draw
The draw of the matches will be held soon, till then what’s the live matches on the Australian Sports TV channels.
AFC Champions League 2016 Tickets
You can buy the AFC Champions League 2016 tickets online from one of the below websites which are selling the tickets.