Club World Cup

Infantino offers to move Club World Cup to accommodate Euro in 2021

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 02:05 GMT

FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Tuesday proposed delaying next year's revamped 24-team Club World Cup in China after UEFA postponed the European Championship until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic.

We cannot afford the price of French players: Liverpool

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 06:30 GMT

Liverpool are preparing for a strong showdown on Thursday when they visit Leicester City in Round 19 of the Premier League.

It is an indescribable feeling: Firmino

Mon, 23 Dec 2019 - 08:57 GMT

Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino has not found enough words to describe his sense of crowning the Club World Cup

Liverpool head home hungry for more after being crowned world champions

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 06:36 GMT

It is an honor the Anfield side had never before claimed but which is now theirs after Roberto Firmino's extra-time goal secured a 1-0 victory over Flamengo in a hard-fought Club World Cup final in Doha.

Zamalek flies to Saudi Arabia for the Club World Cup

Tue, 27 Aug 2019 - 12:07 GMT

Zamalek Men's Handball Team will fly to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday morning to participate in the Club World Cup.

FIFA votes for new Club World Cup, Euro clubs confirm boycott

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 - 12:45 GMT

FIFA will go ahead with a new 24-team Club World Cup starting in 2021, its President Gianni Infantino said on Friday, setting the world soccer governing body in conflict with Europe's top clubs.

Real Madrid ease past Al Ain for fourth Club World Cup title

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 12:22 GMT

Real Madrid lifted the FIFA Club World Cup for a record fourth time on Saturday after thrashing local side Al Ain 4-1 in the final in Abu Dhabi with the help of impressive distance strikes in either half from midfielders Luka Modric and Marcos Llorente.

Asensio to miss Club World Cup final, could be out for a month

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 02:17 GMT

Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio has been ruled out of Saturday's FIFA Club World Cup final against Al Ain after the European champions confirmed he had sustained a thigh injury.

Al Ain hit back from three behind, win on penalties

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 - 04:36 GMT

Host side Al Ain came back from three goals down to draw 3-3 with Team Wellington and then won 4-3 on penalties in a dramatic first round match at the Club World Cup on Wednesday.

Wellington qualify for Club World Cup with Oceania triumph

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 12:10 GMT

New Zealand's Team Wellington qualified to take on some of the best teams in the world at December's Club World Cup

Qualifying for new Club World Cup would take place over four seasons

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 - 06:00 GMT

FIFA has proposed that a revamped and enlarged version of the Club World Cup, planned to start in 2021, would include all European champions, runners-up and Europa League winners

Infantino says companies interested in expanded Club World Cup

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 10:00 GMT

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Thursday that companies had shown an interest in backing an expanded Club World Cup and indicated that soccer's world governing body was already moving towards a grander version of the annual tournament.

Zidane calls all his players for Club World Cup

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Zinedine Zidane, coach of Real Madrid, has called all his players to travel to the United Arab Emirates

Wydad Casablanca plays its first match in Club World Cup

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 11:41 GMT

Wydad Casablanca faces the Mexican club CF Pachuca on Saturday, December 9, at 03:00 p.m. (CLT) at the FIFA Club World Cup.

FIFA announces squads of participating teams in Club World Cup

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Real Madrid, the current champion, has registered its players for the Club World Cup hosted in the United Arab Emirates being held in December.

Al Ahly to apologize for participating in Handball Club World Cup

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 08:04 GMT

Ahly has until the end of July to finalize the decision on whether or not they will participte in the competition.

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