Champion Sanfrecce Hiroshima
Sanfrecce Hiroshima v Bunyodkor Football Match – 27.02.2013 – AFC Champions League Match Preview, Prediction and Squad Information
Sanfrecce Hiroshima v Bunyodkor football match will be in 27.02.2013 at Hiroshima, Japan for AFC Champions League match. Sanfrecce Hiroshima will firstly participate AFC Champions League. They have a good squad for this tournament as same as other Japanese teams and they want to reach to final. They have beaten Kashiwa Reysol about 4 days ago in Japanese Super Cup and players are motivated in Sanfrecce Hiroshima. However two players have injured at Sanfrecce Hiroshima squad recently. One of them is an important player for Sanfrecce Hiroshima. Sanfrecce Hiroshima’s Croatian midfielder Mihael Mikic has injured about two weeks ago and he won’t able to play in this match. Substitute defender Seok-ho Hwang also injured at Sanfrecce Hiroshima squad and he won’t sit on the bench in this match. Captain of Sanfrecce Hiroshima and striker Hisato Sato, Yojiro Takahagi, Shusaku Nishikawa are the most valuable players of Sanfrecce Hiroshima squad and they will be on the pitch against Bunyodkor.
Bunyodkor has reached Semi Final in AFC Champions League last year. They have also played semi-final match in 2008 too but they couldn’t do more then semi final at AFC Champions League till now. They have faced with Gamba Osaka last year in Japan and they lost that match with 3-1 score. They have transferred a few new players at the beginning of season. They signed with Oleksandr Pyshchur from free transfer, they have transferred Marko Blazic from Amkar Perm and they got a few local players from Uzbekistan League.
Match Prediction: Sanfrecce Hiroshima wins