(Source: FIFA)

FIFA Club World Cup Information

The official emblem of the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup

Founded: 19 Years Ago

Region: International (FIFA)

Teams: 7 (from 6 confederations)

Current Champions: Liverpool (1st Title)

Most Successful Club: Real Madrid (4 Titles)

Background

The Club World Cup is a FIFA organised international club football tournament between the winners of the six continental confederations, as well as the host nation’s league champions.

Tournament Details

Host Country: Qatar

Dates: 11th – 21st December 2019

Draw: 16th September 2019

Teams: 7 (from 6 confederations)

Venues: 2 (in 1 host city)

Final Positions:

Winner: Liverpool

Runner-Up: Flamengo

Third Place: Monterrey

Fourth Place: Al-Hilal

Tournament Details

Matches Played: 8/8

Goals Scored: 30 (3.75 per match)

Attendance: 166,426 (20,803 per match)

Top Scorer: Baghdad Bounedjah – Algerian & Al-Sadd – 3 Goals & Hamdou Elhouni Libyan & Esperance – 3 Goals

Best Player: Mohamed Salah – Egypt & Liverpool

Fair Play Award: Esperance de Tunis

Qualified Teams

TeamsRound StartingConfederationQualificationDate
FlamengoSemi-FinalCONMEBOLCopa Libertadors23rd November
LiverpoolSemi-FinalUEFAChampions League1st June 2019
Al-Hilal2nd RoundAFCChampions League24th November
Esperance ST 2nd RoundCAFChampions League7th August
Monterrey2nd RoundCONCACAFChampions League1st May
Hienghene SP1st RoundOFCChampions League11th May
Al-Sadd1st RoundAFCQatar Stars League13th August

Teams in contention

2019 AFC Champions League

Winner; Al-Hilal (Saudi Arabia)

Semi-Final Draw:

Team 1AggregateTeam 21st Leg2nd Leg
Al-Sadd5-6Al-Hilal1-44-2
Urawa Red Diamonds3-0Guangzhou E2-01-0

Final Draw:

Team 1ScoreTeam 21st Leg2nd Leg
Al-Hilal0-3Urawa Red Diamonds1-02-0

2019 Copa Libertadores

Winner: Flamengo (Brazil)

Semi-Final Draw:

Team 1AggregateTeam 21st Leg2nd Leg
Boca Juniors1-2River Plate0-21-0
Flamengo6-1Gremio1-15-0

Final Draw:

Team 1ScoreTeam 2DateStadiumCity
River Plate1-2Flamengo23/11Estadio MonumentalLima, Peru

Venues:

LocationNameCapacityTenants
Doha, QatarKhalia International Stadium40,000Qatar NT
Doha, QatarJassim bin Hamad Stadium15,000Al-Sadd & Qatar NT

Matches

Local Time in Qatar (AST). Local Time in England (GMT)

5.30PM (AST) = 2:30PM (GMT) & 8:30PM (AST) = 5.30PM (GMT)

1st Round

Home TeamScoreAway TeamTVKick-OffDate
Al-Sadd3-1 AETHienghene SportBBC8.30PM11th December

2nd Round

Home TeamScoreAway TeamTVKick-OffDate
Al-Hilal1-0EsperanceBBC5PM14th December
Monterrey3-2Al-SaddBBC8.30PM14th December

5th Place Play-Off

Home TeamScoreAway TeamTVKick-OffDate
Al-Sadd2-6EsperanceBBC5.30PM17th December

Semi-Finals

Home TeamScoreAway TeamTVKick-OffDate
Flamengo3-1Al-HilalBBC8.30PM17th December
Monterrey1-2LiverpoolBBC8.30PM18th December

3rd Place Play-Off Final

Home TeamScoreAway TeamTVKick-OffDate
Monterrey2-2 (4-3p)Al-HilalBBC5.30PM21st December

Final

Home TeamScoreAway TeamTVKick-OffDate
Liverpool1-0 AETFlamengoBBC8.30PM21st December

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