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Goal.com rounds up all the exciting action from Wednesday's fifth matchday of the Asian Champions League fixtures as they happen all around the continent...

Adelaide United 0-0 Bunyodkor
Adelaide have become the first Australian club to progress into the Round of 16 after holding on to a goalless draw at home to Uzbek giants Bunyodkor.

In a cagy affair bereft of chances, Bunyodkor had the better opportunities with striker Kamoliddin Murzaev (pictured) dangerous throughout. Adelaide's Iain Fyfe was left unmarked inside the box but directed a header straight at the opposition keeper while substitute Shavkat Salomov had a great chance to win it on 88 minutes when his left-foot effort from the edge of the box went narrowly wide.

Pohang Steelers 2-0 Gamba Osaka
Pohang won the battle of the former Asian champions and eliminated Gamba Osaka in the process with a solid home victory in South Korea.

Zoran Rendulic had spurned a 28th-minute penalty for the hosts, before Kim Jin-Ryung put them ahead on the stroke of half-time from Lee Myeong-Ju's pass. Ghanaian striker Derek Asamoah added the second on 78 minutes to end Gamba's dismal campaign and boost Pohang's chances of progressing ahead of their final group game against Bunyodkor where any result will do.
FC Tokyo 4-2 Brisbane Roar
FC Tokyo have progressed to the Round of 16 while A-League champions Brisbane are eliminated after a thrilling 4-2 victory in driving rain in the Japanese capital.

Brisbane, who needed a win to stay alive, went ahead after four minutes when Besart Berisha converted after his header hit the post. But Tokyo replied instantly when Hideto Takahashi drove home. Aria Jasuru Hasegawa then started a fine move which saw Takahashi lay off for Kenta Mukuhara to score to make it 2-1.

However, the Roar hit back again before the break, with Thomas Broich scoring at the second attempt after Erik Paartalu neat pass. Tokyo again went ahead, though, when Sayed Mohamed Adnan committed a foul inside the box and Kazuma Watanabe stepped up to convert on 44 minutes. Watanabe slid home another to make it 4-2 on 61 minutes.

Beijing Guoan 2-3 Ulsan Hyundai
Ulsan Hyundai sealed their route into the next stage, while Beijing bowed out after yet another defeat.

Go Seul-Ki and Kim Seung-Yong put Ulsan 2-0 up inside the opening 20 minutes to put the visitors well in control. However, Guoan responded shortly after the break when Zhang Xizhe scored, but Maranhao sealed the deal for Ulsan with their third on 79 minutes. Guoan Substitute Reinaldo was given a straight red card on 87 minutes, before Shao Jiayi netted a late consolation.
Pakhtakor 1-2 Al Ittihad
Mohamed Abosaban's stoppage-time strike has sealed first place in Group B for last season's semi-finalists Al Ittihad after a 2-1 win at 10-man Pakhtakor.

After a cagy first-half, Pakhtakor were caught on the counter when Naif Hazazi broke in on goal but keeper Temur Juraev denied him. Ten minutes, though, an unmarked Hazazi struck from substitute Faouzi Abdelghni's cutback. On 68 minutes, the Uzbek side were level when Irakli Klimiashvili unleashed a fine long-range strike but moments after the goal they were reduced to 10 men, as Yegor Krimets was the last man when he brought down Hazazi. They looked like they may hold on, until Abosaban struck with a close-range header.
Esteghlal 3-0 Al Rayyan
Iranian giants Esteghlal moved into second spot in Group A after a comprehensive home win over Qatari Crown Prince Cup winners Al Rayyan.

Arash Borhani's double helped the Tehran side ease to victory, with the opener coming on 23 minutes from the spot after Afonso Alves' inexplicable handball from a free kick. Milad Meydavoodi fired an effort into the upright shortly before the break.

However, Esteghlal eventually got their second on 77 minutes, with substitute Esmaeel Sharifat rounding Al Rayyan keeper Oumar Barry after breaking on a swift counter-attack. Borhani added his second in stoppage-time after Mojtaba Jabbari's cutback.

Al Jazira 4-1 Nasaf Qarshi
UAE's already-qualified Al Jazira continued on their dream ACL run and sealed top spot in Group A with a thumping 4-1 triumph over Uzbek strugglers Nasaf Qarshi.

Ricardo Oliveira was the star of the show with a first-half hat-trick after Bare had put al Jazira ahead on six minutes converting Lucas Neill's effort. Ricardo Oliveira netted from the spot on 14 minutes after Bojan Malisic's handball, before the Brazilian curled in the third on 32 minutes. Ricardo Oliveira completed his hat-trick on the stroke of half-time, with another penalty after Gayratjon Hasanov's foul. Ilkhom Shomurodov pulled one back for Nasaf on 69 minutes but it was mere consolation as they were eliminated.
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<div style="text-align: left;">Rayo Vallecano recovered from a two-goal deficit to beat 10-man Racing Santander at Vallecas as they moved, temporarily, to within three points of a Champions League spot. <br /><br />Racing's goalkeeper, Tono, was sent off inside five minutes after bringing down Diego Costa, leaving the visitors with an uphill struggle. Somehow they managed to open up a two-goal advantage, though, thanks to strikes from <strong>Marc Torrejon</strong> and <strong>Gonzalo Cosla</strong> in the opening 20 minutes.<br /><br />Rayo were shocked into action and took a foothold in the game when <strong>Michu </strong>netted prior to the break. And in a 10-minute second-half spell they put the game beyond doubt with three quickfire goals. <strong>Michu </strong>bagged his second of the match, before <strong>Raul Tamudo</strong> and<strong> Piti </strong>consigned a deflated Racing to defeat.</div>
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<div style="text-align: left;">Eliseu Pereira inspired Malaga to victory but they had to come from a goal behind to beat Getafe at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Saturday.<br /><br />Maunel Pellegrini's men trailed to <strong>Diego Castro</strong>'s first-half strike before <strong>Eliseu's</strong> introduction after the break. The Portuguese netted the equaliser in the 57th minute before assisting <strong>Jeremy Toulalan</strong>'s<strong> </strong>strike that put Malaga ahead. <br /><br />The win was sealed in the dying minutes of the game when <strong>Santi Cazorla</strong> unleashed an unstoppable drive from distance as the visitors maintained their push for European football next season.</div>
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<div style="text-align: left;">Osasuna's European hopes were dealt a blow by Mallorca, who rescued a point at the Iberostar Stadium, helping the islanders to climb further away from the drop zone. <br /><br />The visitors had been on course for only their second away win of the season after <strong>Alvaro Cejudo</strong>'s strike just before the break, only to be denied by Mallorca after the interval. With less than 20 minutes remaining, <strong>Emilio Nsue</strong> rose highest to meet Sergio Tejera's corner, and direct his header past Andres Fernandez. <br /><br />Osasuna were guilty of missing chances to re-establish their advantage in the closing stages of the game, and consequently now find themselves two points adrift of the Champions League spots.</div>
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<div style="text-align: left;">Villarreal surrendered a slender lead five minutes from time against Zaragoza before Abraham Minero netted an injury-time winner to boost the home side's hopes of Primera Division survival this season.<br /><br />The Yellow Submarine took a deserved lead in the 16th minute when Nilmar and Javier Camunas combined brilliantly to give <strong>Alejandro Martinuccio</strong> the simplest of finishes and net his first goal for Villarreal. <br /><br />Zaragoza were fortunate not to fall further behind prior to <strong>Luis Garcia</strong>'s<strong> </strong>equaliser in the 85th minute with an exquisite volley from the edge of the area. <strong>Abraham</strong> then completed the late turnaround with a goal in injury time to secure an unlikely three points for the Aragonese outfit, who remain bottom of the table.</div>
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<div style="text-align: left;">Athletic Bilbao claimed the bragging rights in the Basque derby and continued their assault on European football thanks to a 2-0 win over regional rivals Real Sociedad on Sunday, but the result came with some controversy.<br /><br /><strong>Markel Susaeta</strong> finished a clinical move from the home side with Andoni Iraola and Ander Herrera involved in the build-up before the latter put the midfielder clear. <br /><br />Sociedad thought they were level within minutes of falling behind when Carlos Vela's effort clearly crossed the line, but the Mexican's strike was not given. Marcelo Bielsa's side continued to hold on for much of the match until <strong>Susaeta </strong>netted his second of the match with a curling free-kick late on.</div>
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Al Arabi 0-4 Bani Yas
Al Arabi's dismal and pointless campaign continued as they slumped to a poor 4-0 home defeat to UAE outfit Bani Yas who move into second spot in Group B.

It was one-way traffic in Doha, as Gabriel Calderon's side dominated from the outset, with Fawzi Bashir putting them ahead on 17 minutes and Spanish midfielder Francisco Yeste doubling the lead five minutes before the break with a fine free-kick.

Nawaf Mubarak's deflected 25-metre effort made it 3-0 on 51 minutes and Senegalese striker Andre Senghor made it four on 77 minutes, sweeping home after Mohamed Fawzi's central ball.

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