Asian Champions League quarterfinal second leg

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Jeonju, South Korea — Cerezo Osaka have sent a letter of complaint to the Asian Football Confederation after supporters of South Korea's Jeonbuk Motors put up a banner making fun of the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake during Tuesday's Asian Champions League quarterfinal second leg, sources said Wednesday. (http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/sc20110929a2.html)

Does the "leg" mean "any one of several events or games that form a competition"? Could you help me understand the meaning very well?
 
  • In the quarter final stage of the competition, when four pairs of teams are left, the teams drawn together play each other twice - at home and away, with the total of the goals scored deciding the fixture. These two matches are called the first leg and the second leg.

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