The 1970 Asian Champion Club Tournament was the 3rd edition of the annual Asian club football competition hosted by Asian Football Confederation. Seven clubs from seven countries competed in the tournament. The tournament was held in Tehran, Iran in April. The clubs were split in two groups and the group winners and runners-up advanced to semifinals.
|Dates||1 – 10 April 1970|
|Champions||Taj (Esteghlal) (1st title)|
|Runners-up||Hapoel Tel Aviv|
|Fourth place||PSMS Medan|
|Goals scored||41 (3.15 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Gholam Hossein Mazloumi |
|Best player(s)||Gholam Hossein Mazloumi|
The home club Taj (Esteghlal) became the first Iranian club to win the competition.
All matches were played in Amjadieh Stadium, Tehran.
|1||Taj||2||2||0||0||6||0||+6||4||Advance to knockout stage|
|1 April 1970||Taj||3–0||Homenetmen|
|3 April 1970||Taj||3–0||Selangor|
|5 April 1970||Homenetmen||4–2||Selangor|
|1||Hapoel Tel Aviv||3||3||0||0||11||2||+9||6||Advance to knockout stage|
|4||Royal Thai Police FC||3||0||0||3||1||11||−10||0|
|2 April 1970||Hapoel Tel Aviv||5–0||Police FC|
|2 April 1970||PSMS Medan||1–0||West Bengal|
|4 April 1970||Hapoel Tel Aviv||3–1||West Bengal|
|4 April 1970||PSMS Medan||4–0||Police FC|
|6 April 1970||Hapoel Tel Aviv||3–1||PSMS Medan|
|6 April 1970||West Bengal||2–1||Police FC|
1 The match was scratched and Hapoel advanced to the final after Homenetmen refused to play Hapoel for political reasons.
Third Place MatchEdit
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