The latest news from Gamba Osaka
Jiangsu Suning, Western Sydney Wanderers and Shanghai SIPG were Wednesday's winners in the AFC Champions League.
Gamba Osaka, Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao and Jiangsu Suning were the winners in Wednesday's AFC Champions League action.
Japan's former winners Gamba Osaka dominated their AFC Champions League Group H match, outclassing Australia's Adelaide United 3-0 in Adelaide on Wednesday.
Brazilian striker Patric scored two classic poacher's goals as Gamba Osaka beat Urawa Reds to retain the Emperor's Cup on Friday.
Sanfrecce Hiroshima held treble winners from last year Gamba Osaka 1-1 at home Saturday to capture their third J-League title.
Gamba Osaka's hopes of repeating their Japanese treble of last season were dashed Saturday when the holders were beaten 3-0 by Kashima Antlers in the J-League Cup final.
Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande reached the AFC Champions League final for the second time in three seasons after they drew 0-0 against the home side at Gamba Osaka on Wednesday.
Japanese champions Gamba Osaka continued their alarming slide after sweeping all before them last season as they were beaten 5-3 by Kawasaki Frontale on Sunday.
Former World Cup-winning coach Luiz Felipe Scolari wants Guangzhou Evergrande to seize the initiative when they host Gamba Osaka in the first leg of the AFC Champions League semi-finals on Wednesday.
The UAE's Al Ahli advanced to the semi-finals of the Asian Champions League after they beat Naft Tehran 2-1 in an entertaining match in Dubai on Wednesday.
FC Tokyo kept up their surprise charge for a first J-League title with a 2-1 win over last season's treble winners Gamba Osaka on Sunday.
- Copyright © 2014-19 Besoccer.com, Live Scores
- Play responsibly. 18+
Follow BeSoccer on Facebook