Shanghai Shenhua3rd in Chinese Super League
Lion City Sailors have pulled off a coup ahead of their maiden AFC Champions League campaign with the signing of South Korean Kim Shin-wook.
Beijing Guoan FC and FC Tokyo highlight the first 2020 AFC Champions League Round of 16 matches on December 6.
Melbourne's 2-1 win over FC Seoul puts the Victory into the AFC Champions League's knockout stages for the first time since 2016.
Melbourne will face FC Seoul for the group's final spot in the Round of 16 as Chiangrai's first Champs League campaign winds down.
Perth Glory have broken their AFC Champions League duck after a late Neil Kilkenny penalty secured them a 3-3 draw against Shanghai Shenhua.
Chiangrai United faced a rude awakening as they ran up against FC Seoul while Shanghai Shenhua's wholesale line change led to a slim win over Tokyo.
Ulsan FC continued their dominant run in group play with a convincing win over Shanghai Shenhua while Beijing barely beat a depleted FC Seoul.
The East Zone began play after an eight-month layoff with Shanghai notching its first win against a Perth side still seeking points.
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Football officials are confident that China's Champions League teams will be able to travel to Qatar when the competition resumes next week.
Chinese Super League Standings
|1||Wuhan Three Towns||18||+42||47|
|5||Henan Songshan Lo..||18||+12||31|
|14||Cangzhou Mighty L..||18||-8||18|
|15||Wuhan Yangtze Riv..||18||-15||17|