Iran’s Persepolis were beaten 3-1 by Al Rayyan of Qatar on Matchday Three of the AFC Champions League group stage on Tuesday.
In the match played at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium in Doha, Mehdi Taremi put Persepolis ahead in the 6th minute.
Al Rayyan Brazilian striker Rodrigo Tabata equalized the match in the 19th minute and converted his penalty in the 58th minute.
With two minutes remaining, Sergio Garcia scored Al Rayyan’s third goal from a set piece.
Al Rayyan moves top of the Group D table with six points, followed by Al Hilal and Persepolis with five and four points respectively.
(With Inputs From Xinhua)