Sanfrecce Hiroshima News and Features
Despite spending big on the likes of Ramires and Alex Teixeira, Jiangsu Suning were dumped out of the AFC Champions League group stages.
Alex Teixeira helped Jiangsu Suning to keep their AFC Champions League campaign alive, but holders Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao are out.
Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao lost to Urawa Reds and Al Nassr were beaten 4-0 in the latest round of AFC Champions League matches.
A double in Seoul's win over Shandong Luneng saw Adriano take his tally for the AFC Champions League campaign to nine.
Jiangus Suning's Alex Teixeira and Ramires had contrasting fortunes while Tokyo benefited from a 'keeper error in the AFC Champions League.
Dan Petrescu's new-look Jiangsu Suning were held to a 1-1 draw by Binh Duong in their AFC Champions League group-stage opener.
Luiz Felipe Scolari's men fell victim to a dramatic comeback as Sanfrecce Hiroshima sealed third place in the Club World Cup.
Luiz Scolari Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao will achieve their best Club World Cup finish if they beat Sanfrecce Hiroshima in Sunday's third-place play-off.
Lucas Alario River Plate reached the final of the Club World Cup after Lucas Alario earned them a 1-0 win over Sanfrecce Hiroshima.
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