This matchday was great for Pakhtakor and Sanfrecce Hiroshima who got their first victories and also Sydney recorded an historìc victory in Korea Republic vs Pohang, Urawa Reds draw against the reigning champions in China
Pakhtakor 1-0 Tractorsazi Tabriz
Thanks to a goal from their star player Igor Sergeev the Uzbeks are back in contention for qualifying to the next stage.
Sepahan 0-2 Lokomotiv
Lokomtovi recorded an important away win vs Sepahan to keep distance from the Iranians and maintain their chances to finish first in their group.
Suwon Bluewings 0-0 Melbourne Victory
Melbourne rescued an important group in their visit to Suwon
Shanghai SIPG 2-1 Gamba Osaka
ShanghaiSIPG recorded their first ever victory in the competition against the Japanese champions, they are one of the sensations of their group alongside Melbourne who are making a good campaign too.
Shanghai leads their group with 6 points while Melbourne are 2nd just 1 point behind them in their group.
Sanfrecce Hiroshima 3-0 Buriram United
Sanfrecce recrded an imporant victory against the weakest of the group and they keep alive their intentions of fighting for a place in the next round.
Pohang Steelers 0-1 Sydney FC
The Australians recorded their 1st ever victory in Korea Republic that puts them as group leaders. After their victory against the reigning champions at home they Australians are the sensation of their group.
Guangzhou Evergrade 2-2 Urawa Red Diamonds
It seemed that Guangzhou would get their 1st win in this edition but Urawa Reds with fighting spirit fought until the end to save a point in their visit against the current champions.