|OFFICIAL NAME||Deportivo Árabe Unido (Panama)|
|HEAD COACH||Carlos Ruiz|
|QUALIFICATION METHOD||2017 Apertura Runner-Up|
|PREVIOUS APPEARANCES||first-ever CONCACAF League appearance|
The Expreso Azul qualified for the SCL on the strength of their runner-up finish in Panama’s 2017 Apertura in which they ended with a record of 9-9-3, 23GF, 17GC.
Arabe Unido’s rich CONCACAF history stretches much further back though, beginning with two appearances in the CONCACAF Champions’ Cup (1996, 2003).
Has 5 participations in the CONCACAF Champions League is also played in 2 editions of CONCACAF Champions Cup in 1996 and 2003.
Enrico Small was the team's top scorer in the LPF Opening 2017 (6). He scored the only goal of his team in the final against Chorrillo.
Carlos Small (9) and Joseph Cox (8) were the team's top scorers in the 2018 Clausura. They both scored in the second leg for Semifinals against Tauro.