Esteghlal shamefully exists AFC Champions League [highlights] - Paatoop The Blues of Tehran were defeated 6-1 by Al Ain in Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium. The Emirati hosts scored six goals on Esteghlal in the return-leg of the Round of 16 meetings between the two clubs. Esteghlal have therefore lost 6-2 on aggregate, having won the first leg 1-0 in Azadi Stadium. Kaveh Rezaei scored Esteghlal’s lone goal of the match from a free-kick in the 83rd minute. Esteghlal have been eliminated from the 2017 AFC Champions League, in the Round of 16.