- Associated Press - Saturday, November 26, 2016

AL AIN, United Arab Emirates (AP) - K-League club Jeonbuk Motors won the Asian Champions League for the second time on Saturday, defeating Al Ain of the United Arab Emirates 3-2 overall after drawing 1-1 on Saturday in the second leg of the final.

Jeonbuk clinched the first leg 2-1 at home after Leonardo’s two second-half goals.

The South Koreans, who won the 2006 continental title, went ahead Saturday after 30 minutes as early substitute Han Kyo-won swept home from close range after Lee Jae-sung’s corner.

Al Ain midfielder Lee Myung-joo equalized with a volley - also after a corner - four minutes later at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium.

Jeonbuk had a narrow escape just before halftime when Danilo Asprilla was brought down in the area by Kim Hyun-gil.

Al Ain’s Brazilian striker Douglas sent his penalty over the bar.

Al Ain attacked throughout the match, having 17 goal attempts to the visitors’ four.

“It was a tough match for us but we did what we had to do,” Jeonbuk coach Choi Kang-hee said. “We are ready for whatever situation.”

Jeonbuk will represent Asia in the FIFA Club World Cup.

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