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The Asian Champions League might switch to an East vs. West format perhaps in an attempt to reduce costs for some of the smaller clubs participating in the competition. From a developmental standpoint this is disastrous, but totally in line with how the AFC conduct business. This is the same organization that bars half the confederation from Asian Cup qualifying while ensuring direct entry for the top three finishers of the previous finals tournament.
Other forthcoming changes after the jump