Kashima Antlers reached Club World Cup Final in 2016 They make their return to the tournament at UAE 2018 Japanese side open their campaign against Chivas in the second round They were the host team that stormed to the FIFA Club World Cup Final against the odds in 2016 and took Real Madrid to extra
Guarding the entrance to the River Plate Museum is a huge statue of club idol Angel Labruna. Labruna is River and River is Labruna. While the Buenos Aires outfit has had many icons in its 117-year history and Labruna was its indisputable figurehead for many decades, he is no longer alone, having been joined Marcelo
Al Ain went three goals down before drawing and prevailing on penalties Goalkeeper Khalid Eisa was the star of the match with two penalty saves Eisa discusses his heroic performance in the tournament opener Fans at the opening match of the FIFA Club World Cup 2018 between UAE side Al Ain and New Zealand’s Team
Team Wellington came close to shocking host club Al Ain New Zealand side bow out of the Club World Cup on penalties Aaron Clapham and Mario Barcia reflect on a rollercoaster night for the Kiwis They were the amateur side who went 3-0 up against UAE Pro League champions Al Ain in their own backyard.
When the pressure is on, he sticks his chest out and takes responsibility for leading his side from his midfield post. Orbelin Pineda has the skill set to break deadlocks, pick a hole in any system and create opportunities, sometimes with precise passes and sometimes by taking on and beating people. It is for those
So you’ve already purchased your ticket, and you’ve arrived in the UAE. Let’s look at some important information for matchdays and some top tips for your visit to the United Arab Emirates. Tips Get to the stadium early: doors will open three hours before kick-off. Bear in mind that security checks may take several minutes.
Al Ain came from three goals down and recorded a 4-3 penalty shoot-out win over Team Wellington after a six-goal thriller in a captivating opening game at the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018. The New Zealand side opened the scoring at the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium on 11 minutes – and in emphatic fashion.
FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) are pleased to announce the signing of Burjeel Hospital as a National Supporter of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018. The competition is due to be held in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain from 12 to 22 December 2018. Based in Abu Dhabi, Burjeel is one of
Al Ain face Team Wellington in UAE 2018 curtain-raiser UAE club have home advantage on 12 December against Kiwis Barman: “Our goal is to reach the final and face Real Madrid” The United Arab Emirates is all set to host the FIFA Club World Cup for a fourth time. In the three previous tournaments hosted
With the dramatic final to the 2018 Copa Libertadores behind us, it’s time for River Plate fans to focus on their next challenge, the FIFA Club World Cup 2018. Match tickets for competing teams at the tournament have been grouped into specific fan sections dedicated to the respective fan clubs and organised supporters to ensure
River Plate win fourth Copa Libertadores crown Campaign concludes with all-Argentinian final against Boca Juniors River qualify for second FIFA Club World Cup River Plate could not have dreamed of a better 2018 Copa Libertadores campaign, as they eventually outlasted great rivals Boca Juniors at the culmination of an epic tournament that had already been
Real Madrid are aiming for their fourth Club World Cup They kick off their campaign in Abu Dhabi on 19 December We analyse the management style of their new head coach, Santiago Solari Santiago Solari is the temporary solution who ended up as a permanent appointment. And having successfully guided his team to qualification for
CD Guadalajara goalkeeper was an U-17 World Cup runner-up in 2013 Has played in Cyprus and Portugal since Chivas play their opening Club World Cup match on 15 December CD Guadalajara goalkeeper Raul Gudino may only be 22, but that does not mean to say he has not already had an unforgettable experience on the
Khelil Chammam will captain Esperance at UAE 2018 Skipper provides tips for team-mates ahead of tournament Shares dream of meeting Real Madrid in final Esperance’s road to CAF Champions League glory this year was certainly a bumpy one. The Tunis-based side negotiated several tricky hurdles across Africa before reaching the final, where they took on
River Plate clinch fourth Copa Libertadores title against Boca Juniors Juan Quintero, Gonzalo Martinez clinched 3-1 win in Madrid They now qualify for their second FIFA Club World Cup River Plate secured the final place at the FIFA Club World Cup after they triumphed in the Copa Libertadores Final with a 5-3 aggregate win over
FIFA Club World Cup kick-off is edging closer Second global finals of the year after Russia 2018 A number of Russia 2018 stars will be in action at UAE 2018 The FIFA Club World Cup kick-off is just days away, where seven sides will compete for the right to be crowned the world’s best. Plenty
Serginho chats to FIFA.com about being a proud Brazilian He also discusses Zico, Guadalajara and Real Madrid Kashima face Chivas at UAE 2018 on 15 Dec 2018 Brazil will be represented at this year’s FIFA Club World Cup. That’s the message, after the maiden all-Argentinian Copa Libertadores final, from a man whose green-and-yellow flag is
Justin Gulley will captain Team Wellington at their maiden Club World Cup New Zealand side face host club Al Ain in the curtain-raiser on 12 December Gulley: “We want to prove ourselves on the world stage” For the first time since 2010, Auckland City will not be present at the FIFA Club World Cup. Oceania’s
With less than ten days to go before the start of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018, the squad lists for the six confirmed teams competing in this year’s tournament have been revealed. Taking place in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi from 12-22 December 2018, this year’s FIFA Club World Cup will feature the
Team Wellington are the first new Oceanian club at the Club World Cup since 2010 The New Zealanders were previously OFC runners-up three times in succession Key personnel discuss club philosophy and secrets of their success There will be one notable absentee from the line-up at the fast-looming FIFA Club World Cup. Auckland City have