Soccer: FC Tokyo exit AFC Champions League in round of 16

J-League side FC Tokyo were booted out of the AFC Champions League in a 1-0 loss to China’s Beijing FC on Sunday at Qatar’s Education City Stadium. After a first half highlighted by missed shots from both sides, the Chinese Super League side opened the scoring as Brazilian-born Chinese striker Alan lashed in a cross from midfielder Renato Augusto after the pair had combined on a string of near misses. Without injured Diego Oliveira, FC Tokyo’s attack lacked cohesion, although his Brazilian compatriot Leandro repeatedly came close to scoring. The J-League side looked sluggish after the break, a…

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