• Wed / 24 October 2018 / 11:01
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Iran's Persepolis reaches AFC final

Iran's Persepolis reaches AFC final

Tehran (ISNA) - Iran's Persepolis advanced to the AFC Champions League final for the first time with a 1-1 draw with Al Sadd of Qatar on Tuesday, winning 2-1 on aggregate.

Baghdad Bounedjah's shot put the visiting team to the lead in the 17th minute in front of 90,000 spectators in Tehran's Azadi Stadium on Tuesday.

Siamak Nemati equalized later from Godwin Mensha's cross.

The Iranian Reds will meet the winners between South Korea's Suwon Samsung Bluewings and Kashima Antlers from Japan in the final.

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