1985–86 Asian Club Championship

The 1985–86 Asian Club Championship was the 5th edition of the annual Asian club football competition hosted by Asian Football Confederation. The tournament returned to Asia for the first time in 14 years. Several Asian clubs started the qualifying round in Fall of 1985. The final tournament was held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from 19 to 29 January 1986.

1985–86 Asian Club Championship
Tournament details
Host countrySaudi Arabia
Dates19 – 29 January 1986
Teams6
Venue(s)Jeddah (final round)
Final positions
ChampionsSouth Korea Daewoo Royals (1st title)
Runners-upSaudi Arabia Al-Ahli
Third placeIndonesia Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian
Fourth placeSyria Al-Ittihad Aleppo
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored23 (2.3 per match)
1972
1986

Daewoo Royals (KOR) won their first Asian Club Championship.

Qualifying TournamentEdit

West Asia 1Edit

Round 1Edit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Al-Rasheed   4–0   Amman Club
Al-Ittihad Aleppo   Bye

Round 2Edit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Al-Ittihad Aleppo   2–1   Al-Rasheed

West Asia 2Edit

Qualification from the 1985 GCC Champions League.

ParticipantsEdit

FinalEdit

Central AsiaEdit

Played in Sri Lanka. The tournament was called as Coca-Cola Cup. East Bengal FC defender Tarun Dey was awarded the Man of the Tournament award for leading the team to all wins without conceding a single goal in the tournament.[1]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  East Bengal Club 5 5 0 0 20 0 +20 10
  Abahani Krira Chakra 5 4 0 1 17 4 +13 8
  Saunders SC 5 2 1 2 12 8 +4 5
  PIA FC 5 1 2 2 8 8 0 4
  New Road Team 5 1 1 3 8 11 −3 3
  Club Valencia 5 0 0 5 2 36 −34 0

Southeast Asia (ASEAN Champions Cup)Edit

Played in Indonesia

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian 4 3 1 0 15 1 +14 7
  Bangkok Bank FC 4 3 1 0 10 2 +8 7
  Tiong Bahru CSC 4 1 1 2 2 7 −5 3
  Malacca FA 4 1 1 2 2 7 −5 3
  ADP FC 4 0 0 4 0 12 −12 0
Malacca FA  1–0  ADP FC
Bangkok Bank FC  2–0  Tiong Bahru CSC
Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian  7–0  ADP FC
Tiong Bahru CSC  0–0  Malacca FA
Bangkok Bank FC  5–1  Malacca FA
Tiong Bahru CSC  2–0  ADP FC
Bangkok Bank FC  2–0  ADP FC

PlayoffEdit

East Asia 1Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Seiko 4 3 0 1 6 6 0 6
  April 25 4 2 1 1 8 4 +4 5
  Liaoning FC 4 0 1 3 2 6 −4 1
Liaoning  0–1  Seiko
  • Seiko qualified but later withdrew.

East Asia 2Edit

Original Stands


Daewoo Royals  5–1  Wa Seng
Chung Yong-Hwan  
Byun Byung-Joo  
 ?  
 ?  
 ?  
?  

Group stageEdit

NB :   Seiko withdrew from the final tournament, so   Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian who finished Group 4 in 1st place, but lost the playoff, participated.

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Al-Ahli Jeddah 2 2 0 0 3 1 +2 4
  Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian 2 1 0 1 2 1 +1 2
  East Bengal Club 2 0 0 2 1 4 −3 0
1986-01-23 Al Ahli Jeddah 1–0 Tiga Berlian
1986-01-19 Al Ahli Jeddah 2–1 East Bengal
1986-01-21 East Bengal 0–2 Tiga Berlian

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Daewoo Royals 2 2 0 0 4 1 +3 4
  Al-Ittihad Aleppo 2 1 0 1 3 1 +2 2
  Bangkok Bank FC 2 0 0 2 1 6 −5 0
1986-01-21 Daewoo Royals 3–1 Bangkok Bank
Lee Tae-Ho   8'36'
Chung Hae-Won   35'
?  
 
1986-01-23 Al-Ittihad Aleppo 3–0 Bangkok Bank
1986-01-25 Daewoo Royals 1–0 Al-Ittihad Aleppo

Knockout stageEdit

SemifinalEdit

Third place matchEdit

FinalEdit

Daewoo Royals  3–1 (a.e.t.)  Al-Ahli Jeddah
Byun Byung-Joo   75'
Park Yang-Ha   98'
Kang Shin-Woo   100'
Talal Subhi   16'

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "THROWBACK: When East Bengal FC became the Champions of Central Asia!". BADGEB. Retrieved 1 October 2020.