2008 Gulf Club Champions Cup

The GCC Champions League (Arabic: دوري أبطال الخليج للأندية‎), is an annually organized football league tournament for club of the Arabian Peninsula.

2008 Gulf Club Champions Cup
Tournament details
Teams9 (from AFC/UAFA confederations)
Final positions
ChampionsSaudi Arabia Al-Ahli (3rd title)
Runners-upSaudi Arabia Al-Nassr
Tournament statistics
Top scorer(s)Kuwait Bader Al-Mutawa (6 goals)
2007

The 2008 edition was the 24th time that it has been organised.

Participating clubsEdit

Clubs withdrawnEdit

Group AEdit

Final Standings

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Al Qadsia 4 3 1 0 11 1 +10 10
  Al-Nassr 4 2 1 1 5 3 +2 7
  Al Muharraq 4 1 3 0 4 2 +2 6
  Al Khor 4 0 2 2 3 10 –7 2
  Al-Nahda 4 0 1 3 2 9 –7 1

Group BEdit

Final Standings

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Al-Ahli 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7
  Al Salmiya 3 2 0 1 6 5 +1 6
  Dhofar 3 1 0 2 4 7 –3 3
  Al-Najma 3 0 1 2 2 4 –2 1

Semi-finalsEdit

1st LegsEdit

Al-Nassr  Promoted to final  Al-Ahli

Al Salmiya  3–4  Al Qadsia

2nd LegsEdit

Al-Ahli  Promoted to final  Al-Nassr

1 The Kuwaiti clubs' matches canceled due to FIFA's freezing of the membership of the Kuwait Football Association.[1] Therefore the second leg clash between the Kuwaiti sides was annulled and the other semi-final involving club sides from Saudi Arabia was promoted to be played as the final.

FinalEdit


Al-Nassr  0–2  Al-Ahli
Al-Raheb   68'
Al-Kharashi   80'

WinnerEdit

Gulf Club Champions Cup
2008 Winners
 
Al-Ahli
3rd Title

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