New AFCCL attendance record set

Tehran's Azadi Stadium sold out its 100,000 seats as the Iranian side beat their Saudi Arabian rivals 1-0 to break the record set in 2012 at the same ground.

In fact, statistics show that the top attendance numbers in the competition were all recorded at the mammoth stadium in the Iranian capital.

Top AFC Champions League Attendances

1. Persepolis v Al Nassr April 8, 2015 (Azadi Stadium): 100,000
2. Persepolis v Al Gharafa April 17, 2012 (Azadi Stadium): 96,200
3. Esteghlal v Buriram United August 21, 2013 (Azadi Stadium): 95,300
4. Persepolis v Bunyodkor May 27, 2009 (Azadi Stadium): 95,225
5. Esteghlal v FC Seoul October 2, 2013 (Azadi Stadium): 88,330