Pune to host the AFC Champions League opener

Pune FC is going to host Vietnam’s Hanoi T&T in the first round of AFC Champions League play-off on February 2, 2014. And four days from then Pune FC will travel to Thailand to face Muangthong United.
In their last encounter the I-League runners-up will face Melbourne Victory in Melbourne on 15th February.

If Pune FC goes through with the Playoffs then they will be clubbed with defending Champions Guangzhou Evergrande (China), Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors (Korea Republic) and the Emperor’s Cup Champion from Japan, for the group stage of AFC Champions League.