Adelaide United FC will host Korean club Jeonbuk Motors in the Round of 16 at Hindmarsh Stadium on Wednesday, May 12 after the final standings of Group F were decided in the closing Match Day of the AFC Champions League 2010 Group Stage tonight.
Jeonbuk Motors will be the Reds’ opponents in the one-off sudden death encounter after they finished runners-up of Group F following a 2-1 defeat to Japan’s Kashima Antlers in Kashima.
The result sees Kashima cement top spot in Group F, with the J-League club to host reigning ACL champions the Pohang Steelers, who finished runners-up of Group H, in the Round of 16.
Adelaide United secured a home game in the Round of 16 after finishing top of Group H despite going down 1-nil to Shandong Luneng in its final group match.
Tickets for the Reds’ clash against Jeonbuk Motors are on sale now to Adelaide United 2009/10 members up until 5pm Thursday 29 April before becoming available to the general public from 9am Friday, April 30. Tickets are available through Ticketek (call 132 849, online at www.ticketek.com.au).
Round of 16 Match Details
Adelaide United FC v Jeonbuk Motors
Wednesday 12 May 2010
Kick-Off 7.30pm (ACST)