Brazil­ian duo put Antlers in con­trol

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Brazil­ian

duo Leo Silva and Serginho scored to en­sure Kashima Antlers take a two-goal ad­van­tage into the sec­ond leg of the Asian Cham­pi­ons League fi­nal next week fol­low­ing their 2-0 vic­tory over Iran’s Perse­po­lis yes­ter­day.

Antlers, who are look­ing to win the con­ti­nen­tal ti­tle for the first time, took the lead two min­utes be­fore the hour mark when Leo Silva struck.

Twelve min­utes later, Serginho scored his fifth goal in five Asian Cham­pi­ons League games. (Reuters)

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