AFC Champions League
22 May 2013 There was to be no miracle in China for Central Coast Mariners as its impossible AFC Champions League dream finally expired on Wednesday night.
21 May 2013 Central Coast Mariners saviour Mike Charlesworth says the A-League champion needs to stop playing the underdog card and embrace the mantle of being “the best” in the land.
21 May 2013 The Central Coast Mariners have already shown they can match Guangzhou Evergrande in terms of performance, but will need to do it again on Wednesday to have any chance of reaching the quarter-finals of the Asian Champions League.
21 May 2013 Central Coast Mariners midfielder Michael McGlinchey said it is a priority to stop Guangzhou Evergrande from getting fast breaks if his side is to advance beyond the round of 16 in the AFC Champions League.
20 May 2013 Patrick Zwaanswijk will rely on his vast experience to help him
keep the emotion out of it when he plays his last game for Central
Coast Mariners against Guangzhou Evergrande on Wednesday.
16 May 2013 Central Coast Mariners will have to do what it has failed to do in its ACL campaign to date to reach the quarter-finals - score at least two goals in a match.
15 May 2013 Brave Central Coast Mariners could not contain Chinese giant Guangzhou Evergrande as it went down 2-1 in a spine-tingling duel at Bluetongue Stadium on Wednesday night.
15 May 2013 Al Shabab is in a strong position after it overturned a half-time deficit to beat Mark Bresciano's Al Gharafa 2-1 away from home in the first leg of its last-16 Asian Champions League tie.
14 May 2013 He is among the world's most respected coaches but much of what Marcello Lippi had to say on the Central Coast ahead of Guangzhou Evergrande’s meeting with the Mariners seemed lost in translation.
14 May 2013 Central Coast Mariners coach Graham Arnold said his side has no fear of China glamour club Guangzhou Evergrande ahead of their AFC Champions League round of 16 clash.
12 May 2013 Central Coast Mariners must take a lead back to China to have any hope in its AFC Champions League round of 16 clash against powerhouse Guangzhou Evergrande, says Erik Paartalu.
10 May 2013
Central Coast Mariners defender Patrick Zwaanswijk has confirmed he will retire from professional football following the club’s 2013 AFC Champions League round of 16 two-match tie against Chinese heavyweight Guangzhou Evergrande.
9 May 2013 Central Coast Mariners striker Daniel McBreen said his side must make the most of its home ground advantage in the first-leg of the round of 16 AFC Champions League tie against Guangzhou Evergrande on Wednesday