Pacesetters Ulsan Hyundai and their closest challengers Pohang Steelers shared the spoils as the East Coast Derby in Korea Republic ended goalless to mean Ulsan maintain their eight-point lead at the top.
In China PR, Shanghai Port are one win away fron the title after a 1-0 victory against Nantong Zhiyun, while there were also matches in Hong Kong, Mongolia and Guam, so join the-AFC.com as we bring you up to speed with the action from across East Asia.
Japan: Kobe record crucial victory
Vissel Kobe took control of the J1 League title race after Takayuki Yoshida’s side defeated hosts and defending champions Yokohama F. Marinos 2-0 on Friday. Yuya Osako bagged his 20th goal of the season from a penalty to give Vissel the lead in the 23rd minute before Yoshinori Muto sealed the win when he headed home from a corner before the break. .....