The group stages of 2012 AFC reaches its last third as East Bengal's pride will be at stake as they take a trip to Jordan for their AFC Cup match against the Yemini Champions Al-Oruba- who can still make it to the next round of the competition.
Salgaocar SC host Jordanian champions Al Wehdat on matchday 4 of the AFC Cup 2012 with their survival in the tournament on the line. Battered after a 5-0 drubbing last week, will the current Indian champions be able to pick up their first win of the group stage or not?
East Bengal travel to Iraq without their head coach Trevor Morgan and start striker Tolgay Orbey in a do or die group stage encounter against Arbil SC. Will the Indian side spring up a surprise or will they falter yet again?
As the AFC Cup returns back to action, the Red-&-Gold brigade gears up for Arbil SC challenge. TheHardTackle's Guest Author Arijit Sil analyzes what to expect from this encounter.
Salgaocar Sports Club play their first ever AFC Cup game at home as the defending I-League champions take on Neftchi of Uzbekistan at the Nehru Stadium. TheHardTackle Previews the match.
I-League Champions and Runners-up of last year Salgaocar and East Bengal are all set to begin their campaign in the AFC Cup. TheHardTackle previews both the matches