AFC Champions League 2011 – The Dawn of a Brand New Season
Wednesday, 02 February 2011 – The AFC ushered in a new dawn for Asian club football by announcing the schedule of the continent’s new 32 best clubs to battle for the prestigious AFC Champions League (ACL) title as well as a place in the FIFA Club World Cup.
As the Official Direct Selling Supporter of the ACL, QNet is extremely excited that a new season is about to kick-off! All the action starts with the Group Stage next month, on 01 March 2011. The Group Stage will showcase 96 round-robin matches, followed by a one-leg round of 16. The eight winners will progress to the quarter-finals, played home and away, with the same format used for the semi-finals. The final will then take place in November. Phew! We’re exhausted just writing about it all! Can’t wait for the football to start again!
Playoffs: 12-13 February
Group Stage: 01 March – 11 May
Round of 16: 24-25 May
Quarter-finals: 14 September and 27-28 September
Semi-finals: 19 October and 26 October
Final: 04 November or 05 November
No. of Matches
Total Matches: 117
Group Stage: 96
Round of 16: 8
To access the 2011 season’s full fixtures, click here.
Dream. Perform. Achieve.
QNet, Official Direct Selling Supporter of the AFC Champions League.