Japanese Kashima Antlers managed to win the title of the Asia Champions League for the first time in its history after a draw against Persepolis of Iran in a match at Azadi Stadium in the last stage of the competition.
On Saturday Saturday in Japan, Kashima's victory ended 2-0. The Japanese team managed to keep their network clean throughout the event, despite persistent Persepolis attacks to win.
Game Persepolis and Kashima
Kashima Antlers won the AFC Champions League title as the second consecutive title for Japanese clubs after the Urawa Red Diamonds had crowned last year at the expense of Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia. Kashima Antlers qualified for the FIFA Club World Cup and will face Mexican Javier Lajara in the second round of the tournament.