【星島日報報道】亞洲足協 (AFC) 宣布，亞洲聯賽冠軍盃G組分組賽，對戰本港東方龍獅的中超球隊廣州恒大，一度高舉寫有「殲英犬、滅港毒」的橫額，決定判罰2.25萬美元，以及兩場主場亞洲賽事閉門作賽，緩期2年。
In the AFC Champions League, Guangzhou Evergrande were found to have violated Article 58 and Article 65 of the AFC Disciplinary and Ethics Code relating to the actions of away supporters at the match Eastern SC (HKG) vs Guangzhou Evergrande on April 25. Away supporters displayed a banner depicting a discriminatory message relating to national origin and political opinion.
Guangzhou Evergrande were ordered to play two future matches in AFC club competitions which they host in China PR without spectators, with both matches suspended for a probationary period of two years. They were also fined USD22,500.