According to news from the media, Ma Dexing, this season’s AFC East Asian competition is expected to be held in Doha, and the start time will be postponed from November 15 to November 18.
According to reports, Beldikulov, deputy director of the "Games and Football Activities Department" of the AFC Secretariat, revealed in a webinar on October 2 that the AFC Champions League in East Asia will start on November 18. There will be a formal notification.
The article stated that after confirming that the AFC Champions League will be completed using a tournament system, China, South Korea, Japan, Australia, Thailand, and Malaysia that have clubs participating in East Asia have expressed their reluctance to host the event, so the venue for the tournament has always been an unsolved problem. Now Doha successfully hosts the AFC Champions League in West Asia, and it is expected that the East Asian competition will also be held in Doha.