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Buriram, FC Seoul into Asian quarter-finals

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Thai qualifiers Buriram United held off Uzbek giants Bunyodkor to reach the AFC Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday as FC Seoul beat nine-man Beijing Guoan 3-1. 

South Korea's FC Seoul head coach Choi Yong-Soo (C) celebrates his team's 3rd goal against China's Beijing Guoan during their AFC Champions League Round of 16 football match in Seoul on May 21, 2013. Seoul FC won the match 3-1.

Buriram weathered waves of attack in Tashkent for a 0-0 draw and 2-1 aggregate win over two legs, extending the unfancied club's fairytale run which started with their qualifying victory over Brisbane Roar in February.

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