Club World Cup organisers say strict COVID-19 measures are in place for upcoming tournament in Qatar
Social distancing, mask wearing and use of Qatar's contract tracing app and sanitiser will be mandatory, he added, during a media briefing in Doha.
Club World Cup 2021: Bayern Munich to face African champions Al Ahly or Qatar's Al Duhail in semi-finals
The 2020 edition was initially scheduled for December last year but was delayed as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, and because the Copa Libertadores has not yet been completed.
European champions Bayern Munich and Qatari side Al-Duhail, who qualify through being hosts, are the only teams yet confirmed for the competition with other continental tournaments around the world delayed by the coronavirus.
UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin says 'purpose over profit' mantra for European football in face of 'threats'
With FIFA President Gianni Infantino in the audience, Čeferin told the UEFA Congress on Tuesday he was not 'ashamed' European football was seen as so successful and dominating
Javier Tebas, La Liga president, fears FIFA expanding the Club World Cup and providing a fresh windfall for a group of elite clubs will exacerbate financial disparities between teams and harm football
Shanghai to host opening ceremony, final of expanded 2021 Club World Cup in China, reports local media
Shanghai is expected to host the final of the expanded 24 team Club World Cup in China as per local media. The city will also host the opening ceremony
FIFA Club World Cup 2019 exposes 'soulless' Qatar as Gulf nation gears up for mega tournament in 2022
The 2022 World Cup hosts, Qatar, live in a different and very bleak universe, one that few would care to inhabit, not even when the global game supersedes everything — during the World Cup.
FIFA Club World Cup 2019: 'Exhausted' Jurgen Klopp hails 'outstanding' Liverpool after narrow win over Flamengo in final
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed his team’s Club World Cup victory over Flamengo as a “wonderful night” and said the European champions had again shown the power of their self-belief.
FIFA Club World Cup 2019: Liverpool beat Flamengo 1-0 with Firmino extra-time strike to lift maiden international title
An extra-time goal from Roberto Firmino gave Liverpool a 1-0 victory over Brazil’s Flamengo to win the Club World Cup at the Khalifa International stadium on Saturday.
FIFA Club World Cup 2019: Flamengo hope for a 1981 repeat against Liverpool in quest for third major title of the year
Flamengo want to conquer the world crown in the fine style of their predecessors from ’81. It’s audacious and brave - and it might work.
Brazil great Zico, who captained Flamengo to the Intercontinental Cup against Liverpool in 1981, said that the Brazilian side’s midfield will be key to them repeating the trick in the Club World Cup final
FIFA plans to go ahead with expanded Club World Cup after receiving nine bids for commercial rights despite concerns
FIFA has received nine bids for the commercial rights to the new expanded 24-team Club World Cup and plans to press ahead with the tournament despite concerns about global football’s overcrowded schedule.
Liverpool's hunger for titles like "an addiction to win one more medal," says midfielder Adam Lallana
Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana says their quest for silverware was like “an addiction” as they chase a maiden Club World Cup crown to add to last season’s Champions League success.
FIFA Club World Cup 2019: Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum ruled out of semi-final against Monterrey with muscle tear
With Liverpool playing in Doha this week, they fielded a starting lineup consisting mainly of reserves for Tuesday’s League Cup semi-final against Aston Villa
FIFA Club World Cup 2019: Brazilian champions Flamengo fight back to beat Al Hilal, book spot in final
Brazilian champions Flamengo came from behind to beat Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal 3-1 on Tuesday and book their place in the final of the Club World Cup.
Premier League: Leicester City's eight-match winning streak keeps them on the heels of table toppers Liverpool
Leicester have rattled in 25 goals in their eight-match winning streak, conceding only three, and victory over Norwich would set them up for a Christmas double against Manchester City and Liverpool
Club World Cup 2019: I'm not someone who has to be the first on the moon or the first winning the World Cup with Liverpool, says manager Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool enter the tournament at the semi-final stage and face a second-round winner on 18 December and Klopp believes the European champions could be pushed hard by unfamiliar opponents in the seven-team competition.
League Cup: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp threatens to pull out of tournament due to fixture congestion
Jurgen Klopp has warned Liverpool could pull out of the League Cup if the English Football League do not help with their hectic fixture schedule.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino says revamped Club World Cup can prove to be important for Asian football
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has said his controversial plan to expand the FIFA Club World Cup can play a key role in further developing the club game in Asia despite European opposition.
Club World Cup: Gareth Bale's 11-minute hat-trick against Kashima Antlers guides Real Madrid to final
Gareth Bale hit an 11-minute hat-trick on Wednesday as Real Madrid strolled into the Club World Cup final by beating Kashima Antlers 3-1 in Abu Dhabi.