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1970 Asian Champion Club Tournament

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1970 Asian Champion Club Tournament

1970 Asian Club Championship
Tournament details
Host country Iran
Venue(s) Tehran (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Taj Club (1st title)
Runners-up Hapoel Tel Aviv
Third place Homenetmen
Fourth place PSMS Medan

The Asian Club Championship 1970 was the 3rd edition of the annual Asian club football competition hosted by Asian Football Confederation. Seven clubs from seven countries competed in the tournament. The tournament was held in Tehran, Iran in April. The clubs were split in two groups and the group winners and the runners-up advanced to semifinals.

The home club Taj Club became the first Iranian club to win the competition.


All Matches in Amjadieh Stadium, Tehran.

Amjadieh Stadium
Capacity: 30,000


Group Stage

Group A

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Taj Club 4 2 2 0 0 6 0 +6
Homenetmen 2 2 1 0 1 4 5 −1
Selangor FA 0 2 0 0 2 2 7 −5
Match 1 Taj Club 3–0 Homenetmen
Match 2 Taj Club 3–0 Selangor
Match 3 Homenetmen 4–2 Selangor

Group B

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Hapoel Tel Aviv 6 3 3 0 0 11 2 +9
PSMS Medan 4 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3
West Bengal 2 3 1 0 2 3 5 −2
Royal Thai Police FC 0 3 0 0 3 1 11 −10
Match 1 Hapoel Tel Aviv 5–0 Police FC
Match 2 PSMS Medan 1–0 West Bengal
Match 3 Hapoel Tel Aviv 3–1 West Bengal
Match 4 PSMS Medan 4–0 Police FC
Match 5 Hapoel Tel Aviv 3–1 PSMS Medan
Match 6 West Bengal 2–1 Police FC

Knockout Stage


1 Homenetmen refused to play Hapoel for political reasons, match awarded to Hapoel.

Third Place Match



Asian Club Championship 1970

Taj Club
First Title


  • Asian Club Competitions 1970 at
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