AFC Champions League 2018: Toyota Player of the Week - Kashima Antlers' Serginho

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The Brazilian forward was in fine form for Kashima Antlers in the first leg of the final ....

Japan's Kashima Antlers are extremely close to winning the AFC Champions League after winning the first leg 2-0 at home on Saturday. 

They got the better of Iran's Persepolis at home with a brilliant performance and the key player behind that was their Brazilian star Serginho. He scored a goal and was generally a thorn in the Iran side's defence. 

He scored a deft finish past Alireza Beiranvand with twenty minutes remaining at Kashima Soccer Stadium. 

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Serginho also record two shots on goal and completed 34 passes.

He was simply sensational on the night for Kashima and is aptly named this week's Toyota Asian Player of the Week! 

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