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1991 Asian Club Championship

1991 Asian Club Championship
Tournament details
DatesAugust – December 1991
Teams20
Final positions
Champions Al-Hilal (1st title)
Runners-up Esteghlal
Third place Al Rayyan
Fourth place Al Shabab
Tournament statistics
Matches played35
Goals scored104 (2.97 per match)

The 1991 Asian Club Championship was the 11th edition of the annual Asian club football competition hosted by Asian Football Confederation.

Al-Hilal from Saudi Arabia won the final and became the first Asian Championship winner from Saudi Arabia.

1991 Asian Club Championship Intro articles: 3

Qualifying

First round








Pelita Jaya were later disqualified by the AFC due to crowd disturbances and a pitch invasion in their Champions Cup match at Geylang International.

Second round



1991 Asian Club Championship Qualifying articles: 20

Group stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al Rayyan 3 3 0 0 8 3 +5 6
Al Shabab 3 2 0 1 6 4 +2 4
Port Authority 3 1 0 2 6 7 −1 2
Mohammedan SC 3 0 0 3 3 9 −6 0
Source:
Match 1
Al Rayyan3–1Port Authority
Match 2
Al Shabab2–1Mohammedan SC
Match 3
Port Authority4–1Mohammedan SC
Match 4
Al Rayyan2–1Al Shabab
Match 5
Al Rayyan3–1Mohammedan SC
Match 6
Al Shabab3–1Port Authority

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Hilal 2 2 0 0 3 0 +3 4
Esteghlal 2 0 1 1 1 2 −1 1
April 25 2 0 1 1 1 3 −2 1
Source:
Match 1
Al-Hilal2–0April 25
Match 2
Al-Hilal1–0Esteghlal
Match 3
Esteghlal1–1April 25

Semi-finals

Al-Hilal 1–0 Al Shabab
Jazea  55'

Esteghlal 2–1 Al Rayyan

Third Place

Al Rayyan 2–2 Al Shabab
Penalties
7–6

Final

Al-Hilal 1–1 (a.e.t.) Esteghlal
Al-Habashi  73' Hashemi-Moghaddam  58'
Penalties
4–3

References