<![CDATA[FIFA.com - ClubWorldCup2017 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 11 Apr 2017 13:54:00 GMTWed, 09 Aug 2017 15:52:12 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Official Emblem unveiled as UAE prepares for kick-off]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=official-emblem-unveiled-as-uae-prepares-for-kick-off-2879111.htmlThe Official Emblem of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 has been unveiled in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates capital and Host City for the tournament.

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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 13:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Ticket pre-registration now open for local fans]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=ticket-pre-registration-now-open-for-local-fans-2879168.htmlFootball fans residing in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region now have the chance to pre-register to be the first to know about ticket sales and packages.

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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 09:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Kekana’s unforgettable 2016]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=kekana-s-unforgettable-2016-2862015.htmlWed, 28 Dec 2016 14:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Real Madrid top of class at Japan 2016]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=real-madrid-top-of-class-at-japan-2016-2861746.htmlReal Madrid took the honours at the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 to make it three titles for the year. In lifting the trophy for a second time, Los Merengues extended Europe’s domination of the competition, with the continent having now provided nine of its 13 champions.

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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 13:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Guerra: It's been an exceptional year]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=guerra-it-s-been-an-exceptional-year-2861232.htmlMon, 19 Dec 2016 00:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Japan 2016 makes Kashima household names]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=japan-2016-makes-kashima-household-names-2861197-2861227.htmlOn 23 November, Kashima Antlers scraped past Kawasaki Frontale 1-0 in the J.League championship semi-final play-off. No one could have predicted that about one month later, Kashima would be playing in the final of the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016—a game in which they even snatched a 2-1 second-half lead against Real Madrid.

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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 19:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Relieved Ronaldo sets sight on future goals ]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=relieved-ronaldo-sets-sight-on-future-goals-2861211.htmlCristiano Ronaldo expressed his relief in winning the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 after Real Madrid's 4-2 victory over Kashima Antlers after extra time in the final.

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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 18:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[From Yokohama to Abu Dhabi: Japan welcome new hosts UAE]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=from-yokohama-to-abu-dhabi-japan-welcome-new-hosts-uae-2860804.htmlThe transfer of hosting duties from Japan 2016 to UAE 2017 took place shortly before the kick-off of the 2016 Final between tournament surprise and hosts Kashima Antlers and European giants Real Madrid. 

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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 14:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Real Madrid receive FIFA World Champions Badge in Japan]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=real-madrid-receive-world-champions-badge-in-japan-2860806.htmlAfter a hard-fought Final that went to extra-time, Real Madrid secured a second FIFA Club World Cup title, and with it a second World Champions Badge. 

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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 14:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Ronaldo, Modric and Shibasaki sweep awards]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=double-joy-for-cristiano-ronaldo-2861147.htmlCristiano Ronaldo collected the adidas Golden Ball after inspiring his side to victory in Sunday's FIFA Club World Cup 2016 final with a hat-trick.

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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 14:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Madrid see off spirited Kashima in electric extra time final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276112/match=300364984/match-report.htmlCristiano Ronaldo bagged a hat-trick as Real Madrid claimed their second FIFA Club World Cup crown after defeating J.League champions Kashima Antlers in extra-time at the International Stadium Yokohama.

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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 13:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Atletico Nacional claim bronze after penalty shoot-out]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276114/match=300364983/match-report.htmlAtletico Nacional bounced back from their FIFA Club World Cup semi-final disappointment to defeat Club America on penalties in the match for third place at the International Stadium Yokohama.

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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 09:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Internacional scale the heights in Yokohama]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=internacional-scale-the-heights-in-yokohama-2860833.htmlSat, 17 Dec 2016 12:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Rueda and the quest for consolation]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=rueda-and-the-quest-for-consolation-2860818.htmlSat, 17 Dec 2016 12:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Praise for Japan ahead of tournament finale]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=praise-for-japan-ahead-of-tournament-finale-2860805.htmlSpeaking at a press conference ahead of the 2016 FIFA Club World Cup final, FIFA President Gianni Infantino hailed Japan’s passion for the beautiful game and discussed video assistance being used for the first time at a FIFA tournament. 

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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 11:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Vazquez: We all want more]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=vazquez-we-all-want-more-2860828.htmlSat, 17 Dec 2016 10:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Club America, Atletico Nacional meet for bronze]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276114/match=300364983/preview.htmlFri, 16 Dec 2016 22:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Kashima savouring shot at glory]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=kashima-savouring-shot-at-glory-2860740-2860792.html18 December 2016 could go down as the most important day in Kashima Antlers’ history, as they face Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid in the final of the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016.

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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 20:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Favourites face surprise package in Yokohama]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276112/match=300364984/preview.htmlLos Blancos gunning for their second world crown and the host club their first.]]>Fri, 16 Dec 2016 20:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Goltz: Let’s go out on a high]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=goltz-let-s-go-out-on-a-high-2860787.htmlFri, 16 Dec 2016 18:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Japanese fans lapping up festive atmosphere]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=世界最高峰の舞台を楽しむ日本人ファン-2860582-2860669.htmlThu, 15 Dec 2016 23:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Birthday boy Navas gets the perfect gift]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=birthday-boy-navas-gets-the-perfect-gift-2860617.htmlReal Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas celebrated his 30th birthday in style, by keeping a clean sheet in Real Madrid's 2-0 victory over Club America in the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 semi-finals in Yokohama.

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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 16:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Real overcome America to reach final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276110/match=300364982/match-report.htmlReal Madrid progressed to the 2016 FIFA Club World Cup final after defeating Mexico's Club America 2-0 at the International Stadium Yokohama.

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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 12:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Ecstatic Suzuki delivers Ronaldo-esque celebration]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=ecstatic-suzuki-delivers-ronaldo-esque-celebration-2860282.htmlWed, 14 Dec 2016 18:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Departing Lee signs off with Club World Cup goal]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=departing-lee-signs-off-with-club-world-cup-goal-2860261.htmlWed, 14 Dec 2016 15:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Video review used for penalty decision in FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 semi-final]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=video-review-used-for-penalty-decision-in-fifa-club-world-cup-japan-20-2860247.htmlVideo replay technology has been used in the awarding of a penalty for Japan’s Kashima Antlers during their FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 semi-final win over South American club champions Atletico Nacional in Osaka, Japan.

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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 13:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Antlers down Atletico Nacional to reach final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276110/match=300364980/match-report.htmlKashima Antlers advanced to the 2016 FIFA Club World Cup final after a 3-0 victory against Atletico Nacional at the Suita City Football Stadium in Osaka.

 
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 12:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk cruise to fifth place]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276116/match=300364979/match-report.htmlJeonbuk Hyundai Motors bounced back from their FIFA Club World Cup second round loss by defeating Mamelodi Sundowns in the match for fifth place at the Suita City Football Stadium, Osaka.

 
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 09:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Madrid pose ultimate test for America]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276110/match=300364982/preview.htmlFIFA.com previews the second semi-final of the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016, which sees European champions Real Madrid make their entrance against CONCACAF winners Club America. 

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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Kashima’s Endo inspired by disaster-hit home region]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=kashima-s-endo-inspired-by-disaster-hit-home-region-2860023.htmlTue, 13 Dec 2016 14:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Referees share first impressions from VAR trial in Japan]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=referees-share-first-impressions-from-var-trial-in-japan-2859872.htmlTue, 13 Dec 2016 11:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Ramos: I’m not looking for recognition]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=ramos-i-m-not-looking-for-recognition-2859814.htmlSergio Ramos speaks to FIFA.com about his outlook on football, happy memories of the FIFA Club World Cup and assesses the Real Madrid squad ahead of their latest title tilt in Japan.

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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 07:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Keen learner Aguilar aiming high]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=keen-learner-aguilar-aiming-high-2859897.htmlAtletico Nacional defender Felipe Aguilar speaks with FIFA.com about anticipation and excitement heading into the team's first FIFA Club World Cup match in its history and his ambitions to become a business executive after his footballing career.

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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 01:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Samudio: It’s a dream match]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=samudio-it-s-a-dream-match-2859877.htmlParaguayan defender Miguel Samudio spoke with FIFA.com about his emotions heading into Club America's semi-final against Real Madrid at the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016.

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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Two steps from heaven]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276110/match=300364980/preview.htmlCopa Libertadores champions Atletico Nacional begin their FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 campaign against host club Kashima Antlers on Wednesday. FIFA.com sets the scene.

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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 14:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk, Sundowns seek redemption]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276116/match=300364979/preview.htmlFIFA.com looks ahead to the action.
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 08:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Edu talks saudades, Silva and starting XIs]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=saudades-silva-and-starting-xis-2859616.htmlJeonbuk Hyundai forward Edu talks to FIFA.com about life in Asia as a Brazilian footballer, meeting up with friends from home and his moment of gratitude at the FIFA Club World Cup 2016. 

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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 08:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[The way of Percy Tau]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=the-way-of-percy-tau-2859592.htmlFIFA.com talks to Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Percy Tau after the South African side's debut at the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016. 

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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 04:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Kim: It’s an honour to play at the Club World Cup]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=kim-it-s-an-honour-to-play-at-the-club-world-cup-2859587.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors midfielder Kim Bokyung, who talks about his return to Osaka, coming agonisingly close to a dream meet with Real Madrid and wanting to finish the FIFA Club World Cup on a high. 

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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 02:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Sogahata: We want to reach the final]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=sogahata-we-want-to-reach-the-final-2859567.htmlFIFA.com, Kashima Antlers goalkeeper Hitoshi Sogahata reflected on Sunday's victory over Mamelodi Sundowns and spoke of his desire to help the Japanese champions go all the way at the FIFA Club World Cup.]]>Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Arroyo turns a nightmare into a dream]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=arroyo-turns-a-nightmare-into-a-dream-2859543.htmlAfter it looked like Club America could have been facing a recurring nightmare in Osaka, Michael Arroyo and Silvio Romero combined to turn their meeting with Jeonbuk Hyundai into a dream scenario.

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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 13:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Endo, Mu sink Sundowns]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276104/match=300364977/match-report.htmlKashima Antlers booked their place in the FIFA Club World Cup semi-finals after defeating Mamelodi Sundowns 2-0 at the Suita City Football Stadium in Osaka. 

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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 12:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Romero at the double as America oust Jeonbuk]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276104/match=300364981/match-report.htmlClub America came from a goal down to defeat Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors 2-1 in the FIFA Club World Cup second round to set up a dream semi-final meeting with UEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid.

 
 
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 08:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Ochoa recalls Club America's 2006 meeting with Jeonbuk]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=ochoa-recalls-club-america-s-2006-meet-with-jeonbuk-2859346.htmlHaving previously met in 2006, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors and Club America face off once again at the same stage of the FIFA Club World Cup. We look back on that tightly-contested encounter with Guillermo Ochoa, Club America's goalkeeper at the time.

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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 23:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Atletico make the journey from grief to hope]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=atletico-make-the-journey-from-grief-to-hope-2859331.htmlFollowing their arrival in Osaka ahead of their first FIFA Club World Cup match, Atletico Nacional team psychologist Dr Orlando Caicedo speaks with FIFA.com about the support him and his staff have been giving to the players since the Chapecoense air tragedy.

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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 17:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Shibasaki: No10 is a magnificent number]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=shibasaki-no10-is-a-magnificent-number-2859333.htmlIn an exclusive interview with FIFA.com ahead of Kashima Antlers’ second round match against South Africa’s Mamelodi Sundowns, Gaku Shibasaki discussed his excitement at playing against the CAF Champions League winners and his pride in the legacy of his club’s No10 shirt.

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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Old foes eye glamour date]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276104/match=300364981/preview.htmlFIFA.com sets the scene.]]>Sat, 10 Dec 2016 12:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Spirit of Zico will welcome The Brazilians]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=276104/match=300364977/preview.htmlKashima Antlers and Mamelodi Sundowns are both making their tournament debuts at the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016. FIFA.com takes a look at all aspects of their second round match in Osaka.

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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk stalwarts relishing America reunion]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=jeonbuk-stalwarts-relishing-america-reunion-2859228.htmlFIFA.com about the club's desire for redemption against Club America at the FIFA Club World Cup, ten years on from disappointment in 2006.]]>Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Romero: Let’s end the centenary year in style]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=romero-let-s-end-the-centenary-year-in-style-2859219.htmlLas Águilas fans.]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Billiat out to make the Sundowns shine]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=billiat-out-make-sundowns-shine-2859190-2859226.htmlFri, 09 Dec 2016 12:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016