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FIFA Club World Cup to be held in UAE in February
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FIFA Club World Cup to be held in UAE in February

The Club World Cup will run from February 3-12, featuring eight matches between the champions of the six continental confederations along with the top team in the host nation.

United Arab Emirates to host Club World Cup in 2022, says FIFA president Gianni Infantino
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United Arab Emirates to host Club World Cup in 2022, says FIFA president Gianni Infantino

The latest edition of the tournament – which features the champions of the six continental confederations along with the top team in the host nation – was due to be played at the end of this year in Japan before it pulled out as host because of the pandemic.

FIFA plans to postpone Club World Cup until 2022 due to hosting challenges
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FIFA plans to postpone Club World Cup until 2022 due to hosting challenges

Coronavirus restrictions led to Japan withdrawing from staging the tournament this December, and South Africa then abandoned a bid due to the need to get more of the country vaccinated. FIFA is now exploring staging the event in January or February.

South Africa interested in hosting FIFA Club World Cup
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South Africa interested in hosting FIFA Club World Cup

The South African Football Association must get government approval to hold the tournament and meetings with the sports minister were also planned, Jordaan said.

Japan withdraw from hosting FIFA Club World Cup in December
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Japan withdraw from hosting FIFA Club World Cup in December

The Club World Cup was last held in Japan in 2016, and the JFA had planned to host the 2021 edition as part of its 100th anniversary celebrations.

FIFA Club World Cup: Benjamin Pavard scores as Bayern Munich beat Mexico's Tigres to lift cup
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FIFA Club World Cup: Benjamin Pavard scores as Bayern Munich beat Mexico's Tigres to lift cup

Pavard's close-range tap-in was enough to give European champions Bayern their sixth title in quick succession.

FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich aim for historic sixth title in final against Mexico's Tigres
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FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich aim for historic sixth title in final against Mexico's Tigres

Bayern Munich are bidding to become only the second club after Barcelona, who managed it in 2009, to win all six domestic and international titles available in a single season.

FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich eye sixth title after securing 2-0 win over Al Ahly in semi-final
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FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich eye sixth title after securing 2-0 win over Al Ahly in semi-final

Robert Lewandowski gave Bayern the lead with just 17 minutes gone at the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium, before heading home a pinpoint Leroy Sane cross four minutes before the whistle.

FIFA Club World Cup: Andre-Pierre Gignac's lone goal helps Mexico's Tigres make history in tournament
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FIFA Club World Cup: Andre-Pierre Gignac's lone goal helps Mexico's Tigres make history in tournament

Tigres are the first CONCACAF team to reach the final of FIFA Club World Cup.

FIFA Club World Cup: Winning’s in our DNA, says Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge ahead of semi-final
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FIFA Club World Cup: Winning’s in our DNA, says Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge ahead of semi-final

Bayern have already won the German league and cup, Champions League as well as the German and European Super Cups in 2020.

FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich fume over seven-hour flight delay to Qatar
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FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich fume over seven-hour flight delay to Qatar

Bayern, who have a semi-final against Al-Ahly on Monday, were forced to remain at Berlin airport overnight, eventually leaving around 7 am, but this time with a stopover in Munich to change airline crew.

LaLiga chief Javier Tebas accuses FIFA president Gianni Infantino of supporting European Super League
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LaLiga chief Javier Tebas accuses FIFA president Gianni Infantino of supporting European Super League

Documents containing details of the Super League, first reported this month by British newspaper The Times, proposed a 20-club tournament with 15 permanent members.

Club World Cup organisers say strict COVID-19 measures are in place for upcoming tournament in Qatar
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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
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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.

FIFA Club World Cup in Qatar rescheduled to February 2021 amid coronavirus crisis
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FIFA Club World Cup in Qatar rescheduled to February 2021 amid coronavirus crisis

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'
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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

LaLiga head Javier Tebas takes on FIFA over expanding Club World Cup event to 24 teams from 2021
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LaLiga head Javier Tebas takes on FIFA over expanding Club World Cup event to 24 teams from 2021

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
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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
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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
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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.