TP Mazembe became first African team to reach Club World Cup final with a win over Internacional.
Seongnam of South Korea thrashed hosts al-Wahda 4-1 at the Club World Cup on Saturday to set up a semi-final with European champions Inter Milan.
Host side Al Wahda advanced to the quarterfinals of the Club World Cup by outclassing Hekari United of Papua New Guinea 3-0 in a playoff on Wednesday.
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta will almost certainly miss Saturday`s Club World Cup final against Estudiantes after damaging a thigh muscle in Wednesday`s 3-1 defeat of Atlante.
Substitute Riki van Steeden scored in the dying seconds to give Auckland City an upset 3-2 win over 10-man TP Mazembe for fifth place in the Club World Cup on Wednesday.
A bitter Pohang Steelers coach Sergio Farias blamed the referee and the tournament`s structure after seeing his eight-man team lose 2-1 to Estudiantes in the semi-final of the Club World Cup.
Denilson hopes the "home" advantage he feels in Abu Dhabi helps Asian champions Pohang Steelers beat Africa`s TP Mazembe in their Club World Cup quarter-final on Friday (1600 GMT).
A second-half strike by Chad Coombes helped amateurs Auckland City to a surprise 2-0 victory over hosts Al Ahli in the first match of the Club World Cup on Wednesday.
Estudiantes were relieved to avoid Mexico`s Atlante in their opening match at FIFA`s Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi next month, said coach Alejandro Sabella.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon