On October 9th, Beijing time, the AFC officially announced that the East Asian region competition this season will be held in Doha, Qatar from November 18th to December 13th.
According to the previous schedule announced by AFC officials, among the four teams in the Chinese Super League, Shenhua took the lead to play Perth gloriously on November 18, and SIPG Hengda played against Sydney FC and Johor DT on November 19, respectively. Guoan, who has already played a round of the AFC Champions League, will face Seoul FC in the second round.
After the AFC Champions League match time is determined, it will conflict with the FA Cup match time. According to reports, the Chinese Football Association has fine-tuned the Football Association Cup schedule to ensure that the four AFC Champions League teams take the lead in the foreign war.