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2001–02 Asian Club Championship

2001–02 Asian Club Championship

The 2001–02 Asian Club Championship was the 21st and last edition of the annual international club football competition held in the AFC region (Asia). It determined that year's club champion of association football in Asia.

Suwon Samsung Bluewings of South Korea won their 2nd consecutive Asian Champions title, beating Anyang LG Cheetahs in an all-Korean final 4–2 on penalties.

2001–2002 Asian Club Championship
Tournament details
DatesSeptember 2001 – April 2002
Final positions
ChampionsSouth KoreaSuwon Samsung Bluewings(2nd title)
Runners-upSouth KoreaAnyang LG Cheetahs
Third placeIranEsteghlal
Fourth placeUzbekistanNasaf Qarshi
Tournament statistics
Matches played48
Goals scored177 (3.69 per match)

First round

West Asia

Team 1Agg.Team 21st leg2nd leg
Al-AhliJordanw/o2Saudi ArabiaAl-Ittihad Jeddah
Al-QudsState of Palestine2–1YemenAl-Ahli0–02–1
Köpetdag AşgabatTurkmenistan0–4UzbekistanNasaf Qarshi0–10–3

1 Al-Hikma withdrew. 2 Al-Ahli withdrew.

East Asia

Team 1Agg.Team 21st leg2nd leg
Sông Lam Nghệ AnVietnamw/o1Sri LankaSaunders SC
Happy ValleyHong Kong12–0MacauGD Lam Pak7–05–0
Selangor FA2Malaysia0–7ChinaDalian Shide0–20–5
New RadiantMaldives1–3BangladeshMuktijoddha Sangsad1–20–1
BEC Tero SasanaThailand8–1SingaporeSingapore Armed Forces3–05–1
Kashima AntlersJapan4–13IndonesiaPersija Jakarta4–1n/p

1 Sông Lam Nghệ An withdrew. 2 Selangor FA were entered after Penang withdrew due to the club's financial problems. 3 The match was played over one leg in Kashima on 24 October due to the political climate in Indonesia.

Second round

West Asia

Team 1Agg.Team 21st leg2nd leg
Al-Ittihad JeddahSaudi Arabia4–4 (a)IranEsteghlal3–21–2
Al-KuwaitKuwait9–3State of PalestineAl-Quds3–26–1
Al-WahdaUnited Arab Emirates3–3 (4–3p)IraqAl-Zawraa1–22–1
Nasaf QarshiUzbekistan7–3TajikistanUmed Dushanbe4–13–2

East Asia

Team 1Agg.Team 21st leg2nd leg
Suwon Samsung BluewingsSouth Korea21–0Sri LankaSaunders SC18–0w/o
Happy ValleyHong Kong1–10ChinaDalian Shide0–21–8
Anyang LG CheetahsSouth Korea11–0BangladeshMuktijoddha Sangsad8–03–0
Kashima AntlersJapan3–1ThailandBEC Tero Sasana3–00–1


West Asia

UzbekistanNasaf Qarshi312043+15
United Arab EmiratesAl-Wahda301269−31

East Asia

South KoreaSuwon Samsung Bluewings321040+47
South KoreaAnyang LG Cheetahs30302203
ChinaDalian Shide302113−22
JapanKashima Antlers302113−22


Third place match



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