2021-01-27

Beijing and Shandong are signed   Guangzhou, Jiangsu remain variables-2021 AFC Champions League group stage preview

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Xinhua News Agency, Hong Kong, January 27 (Reporter Wei Hua) The 27th draw result of the 2021 AFC Champions League group stage was released, representing the Chinese Super League</span class=”entity-word” data-gid=”8585476″> Span>The four teams are in position. Although there are still some teams, including Beijing ZhongheGuoan, which need to participate in the qualifying competition, they can be selected from the drawn list that has been generated It is not difficult to see that Beijing Guoan and Shandong Taishan will have a bright future as long as they do their best, while Guangzhou (Hengda) and Jiangsu (Suning) will inevitably fight hard.

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Beijing Guoan, which reached the quarter-finals in the AFC Champions League last season and created the best record in team history, is the only Chinese Super League club that needs to start the AFC Champions League from the qualifying rounds. The team will face cloth The winner between Brisbane Roar and Kaya, this will be the first test faced by coach Bilic. Although the”rock coach” has not yet reunited with the team, considering that the qualifying game only started in April, the Croatian still has enough time to prepare. If it enters the race smoothly, Guoan’s biggest opponent in the group is Ulsan Hyundai from South Korea.

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On December 3, 2020, in the last round of Group E of the 2020 Asian Football Champions League East Asia Group Stage in Doha, the capital of Qatar, Beijing Guoan Team takes a group photo before the starting lineup. Xinhua News Agency (Photo by Niku)

As the defending champion, Ulsan Hyundai is the uncompromising”sufferer” of national security. The two sides have fought against each other five times before and the Ministry of National Security lost. In the quarterfinals of last season, Guoan was also defeated by Ulsan 2:0. Fortunately, Thailand’s BG Pathum United and Vietnam’s telecommunications players in the same group are unspeakably strong. Even if Guoan is at a disadvantage in the match against Ulsan, it is still very likely to become the second best team.

Similar to Guoan, the same group of Shandong opponents that have been determined to participate in the race also include Thailand Port and Hong KongJiezhiTwo weaker teams, as long as they score enough points, whether it is Osaka Sakura or Melbourne City passes the qualification The match entered Group J, the Shandong team can still be said to be”as stable as Mount Tai”.

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On November 12, 2020, Jiangsu Suning team defeated the defending champion Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao team 2:1 and won the team’s first Chinese Super League championship 2:1 in two rounds. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Li Bo

You are the Chinese Super League champion and the first team in the AFC. The Jiangsu team’s signing is not ideal, although Malaysia’s Johor Bahru is not strong, but the Nagoya Whales and the likely encounter of Pohang Steel will cause trouble to Jiangsu. In addition, there are variables in the team’s new season lineup. The team is not easy to qualify.

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On November 28th, the 2020 Asian Football Champions League East Asian Division G in the Qatar capital Doha In the group stage, Guangzhou Evergrande’s starting lineup encouraged each other before the game. Xinhua News Agency (Photo by Niku)

Guangzhou team has lost its absolute dominance in the AFC competition, which was particularly prominent in the game last season. In the new season, the Guangzhou team will not only have to recruit J-League rivals Kawasaki striker, it is also likely to play against the Korean team Daegu FC in the same group The Guangzhou team has an absolute chance of winning, only Union City FC from the Philippines. With Paulinho and Talisca both leaving the team rumors, Guangzhou lost the group stage for the second consecutive season. impossible.

Text editor:Shuwen

New media editor:Zhou Xin

Issue:Jiang Hong

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