The Week Ahead: The AFC Champions League Is Here!

Here's your handy guide to what's in store for Sky Blues across seven days, including our first AFC Champions League game at Jubilee Stadium and a game against Hakoah for the Sky Blues’ NPL sides.

 

MONDAY
Preparations commence at training as the Sky Blues build towards their mid-week AFC Champions League match against Ulsan Hyundai FC.

It’s a day off for the Sky Blues NPL side.

TUESDAY
It’s matchday -1 for the Sky Blue’s AFC Champions League squad as they finalise preparations at Macquarie University Sports Fields ahead of Wednesday’s game at Jubilee Stadium. 

Head Coach Steve Corica and Rhyan Grant will front the media in the afternoon for the official pre-match press conference at Jubilee Stadium.    

Back to training for the NPL sides as the youth go through their paces in an early morning session before the ACL squad kick off at 11am.

WEDNESDAY

It’s Game Day for your Sky Blues as they take on Korean side Ulsan Hyunda FC at home at Jubilee Stadium. Throw your midweek blues out the door and come down to Kogarah for a night of thrilling football action!

The Sky Blues’ NPL sides go through another round of early morning training as they look ahead to their first match of the season against Hakoah at the weekend.

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Jubilee Stadium will host the Sky Blues' AFC Champions League clashes this season.

THURSDAY

For the Sky Blues AFC Champions League squad, it’s an easy day of recovery for the boys as they prepare for their travels to Japan ahead of next week’s match against Kawasaki Frontale.

The Sky Blue’s NPL sides enjoy another day off.

FRIDAY
The Sky Blue’s squad enjoy a day off ahead of a busy weekend. 

Sydney FC’s NPL sides will be up bright and early to pick up the pace as they prepare for round one of the NPL on Sunday, going through their paces at Sky Blue HQ.  

SATURDAY

For Sydney FC’s NPL sides it’s matchday -1 as they finalise their preparations for Sunday’s away game at Hensley against Hakoah.

Sydney FC’s AFC Champions League team will gather for a final training session at the Sky Blue’s HQ at Macquarie University Sports Fields ahead of their flight to Japan.

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Sydney FC's NPL sides kick off their season on Sunday. Photo by Jaime Castaneda (@jamcas50)

SUNDAY

It’s Game Day for Sydney FC’s NPL side as they face Hakoah Sydney City East FC away at Hensley Athletic Field in their first game of the season.

The Sky Blue’s AFC Champions League squad will travel to Japan as they seek to earn three points away at Kawasaki Todoroki Stadium, while the non-travelling players will remain at Sky Blue HQ for training.