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FIFA Club World Cup

Revamped FIFA Club World Cup important for Asia: Gianni Infantino

Infantino`s desire to expand the tournament from seven teams to 24 when it is relaunched in 2021 has been opposed by the European Club Association (ECA), which has issued a boycott threat.

Apr 06, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Boca Juniors make quiet return to Argentina following Libertadores loss

Guillermo Barros Schelotto is not expected to sign a contract extension, so Boca Juniors will likely have a new coach when it takes the field in January.

Dec 11, 2018, 15:38 PM IST

Would like Barcelona to give us guard of honour, says Cristiano Ronaldo

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo said he would like arch-rivals Barcelona to give Real Madrid a guard of honour when they clash with each other in the ElClasico on December 23.

Dec 17, 2017, 16:36 PM IST

FIFA Club World Cup: Pachuca rout Al Jazira 4-1 to finish third

Mexican club Pachuca routed local team Al Jazira 4-1 to finish third at the FIFA Club World Cup, their best ever result in the football tournament.

Dec 17, 2017, 16:16 PM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Club World Cup for Real Madrid

A third Club World Cup in four years brings Madrid level with rivals Barcelona as the most successful side in the competition's history and adds to their La Liga, Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and Spanish Super Cup titles this year.

Dec 17, 2017, 00:53 AM IST

FIFA Club World Cup: Matching Barcelona not Real Madrid's Club World Cup motivation, says Marcelo

Champions League winners Real face UAE's league winners Al Jazira on Wednesday in the semi-finals before a potential final against Brazil's Gremio or Mexico's Pachuca on Saturday.

Dec 12, 2017, 20:18 PM IST

FIFA Club World Cup: Real Madrid to play Al Jazira in FIFA Club World Cup semi finals

Al Jazira set up a Club World Cup semi-final against Real Madrid after an Ali Mabkhout goal saw the Emiratis past Japan`s Urawa Reds 1-0 on Saturday.

Dec 10, 2017, 00:28 AM IST

FIFA Club World Cup: Underdogs Gremio confident of upset

Gremio play a style of football that is in keeping with the direct and no-nonsense culture of southern Brazil.

Dec 09, 2017, 18:55 PM IST

FIFA Club World Cup: Cristiano Ronaldo fires treble as Real Madrid survive Kashima Antlers scare to win title

The Portuguese superstar completed his hat-trick -- the first in a Club World Cup final -- six minutes later with another poacher`s strike to break Japanese hearts.

Dec 18, 2016, 19:55 PM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo hits 500th goal as Real Madrid reach FIFA Club World Cup final

The European champions will now play shock finalists, J-League champions Kashima Antlers at Yokohama International Stadium on Sunday for yet another title.

Dec 15, 2016, 22:54 PM IST

Lionel Messi: Barcelona forward creates history by becoming first player ever to score 300 La Liga goals

The Argentine reached the landmark against Sporting Gijon.

Feb 18, 2016, 00:38 AM IST

With record 300 league goal in sight, Lionel Messi returns after kidney stone treatment

He needs only two goals to become the first player in the Spanish league to score 300 goals.

Feb 11, 2016, 20:17 PM IST

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez fire Barcelona to third Club World Cup, beat River Plate 3-0

The Spanish giants welcomed back Messi after a bout of kidney stones and the mercurial Argentine scored with a clinical finish on 36 minutes, before a lethal Luis Suarez double destroyed River's hopes.

Dec 20, 2015, 19:47 PM IST

Lionel Messi heads eclectic cast at Club World Cup

Messi`s Barcelona are runaway favourites to win the somewhat quirky tournament.

Dec 08, 2015, 23:43 PM IST

Club America sink Impact to lift CONCACAF Champions League

Argentina striker Dario Benedetto scored a hat-trick as Club America of Mexico downed Montreal Impact 4-2 to win the CONCACAF Champions League final and book their place in the FIFA Club World Cup here Wednesday.

Apr 30, 2015, 10:03 AM IST

Japan to host FIFA Club World Cup in 2015 and 2016

Japan have been reappointed as hosts of the FIFA Club World Cup for the next two years, the sport`s world governing body announced on Thursday.

Apr 23, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

Real Madrid players hail special FIFA Club World Cup victory

European kings Real Madrid were crowned the world club champions after defeating San Lorenzo of Argentina 2-0 on Saturday.

Dec 21, 2014, 12:26 PM IST

Auckland City win Club World Cup bronze

 Auckland City defeated Cruz Azul 4-2 on penalties to win the match for third place at the FIFA Club World Cup.

Dec 21, 2014, 11:41 AM IST

Western Sydney Wanderers in Club World Cup boycott row

Australia`s Western Sydney Wanderers were Monday travelling to Morocco for the FIFA Club World Cup despite fears they could boycott the tournament over a pay dispute.

Dec 08, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

PSG to play Inter Milan friendly in Morocco

Paris Saint-Germain will play Inter Milan in a friendly in the southern Moroccan city of Marrakesh on December 30, it was announced Monday.

Nov 17, 2014, 22:21 PM IST