TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran's Persepolis will play Al-Hilal of Saudi Arabia in quarterfinals round of the 2021 AFC Champions League.
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With four former champions among the eight teams in the draw, blockbuster ties await fans with the centralized single-leg Quarter-finals and Semi-finals of the East Region to be played in Korea Republic and the West Region matches and Final hosted in Saudi Arabia.
In the West Zone quarter-finals-finals, UAE's Al-Wahda FSCC will face Saudi Arabia's Al-Nassr while two-time runner-up Persepolis will play 2019 champion Al-Hilal SFC.
Two-time winner Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors while face defending champion Ulsan Hyundai in an all-Korea Republic affair while a third side from Korea Republic, Pohang Steelers, will face Japan's Nagoya Grampus in the East quarter-finals.
The quarter-finals are scheduled for October 16 and 17 with the semi-finals on October 19 and 20. The final is on November 23.
Al Wahda FSCC v Al Nassr FC
Persepolis FC v Al Hilal SFC
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors v Ulsan Hyundai FC
Pohang Steelers v Nagoya Grampus