Teams

  • Two sides to every story

    Two sides to every story

    After Adelaide United overcame Al Ahly 1-0 to finish fifth, FIFA.com heard the contrasting reactions of players and coaches from the camps.

  • Adelaide's high five

    Adelaide's high five

    Cristiano's seventh minute goal against Al Ahly was enough for Adelaide United to seal fifth place at the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2008.
    Quarter-finals
    13 DecemberAl Ahly Sporting ClubEGY2:4 a.e.t. (2:2, 2:0)MEXPachuca
    Match for fifth place
    18 DecemberAl Ahly Sporting ClubEGY0:1 (0:1)AUSAdelaide United FC
    • Al Ahly's coach Manuel Jose looks on
    • Egyptian football club team Al Ahly's midfielder Mohamed Barakat (R) talks to a teammate during a training session
    • Mexican club team Pachuca captain and goalkeeper Miguel Calero (R) tries to catch the ball in front of Egyptian club team Al Alhy midfielder Mohamed Barakat
    • Egyptian Al Ahly football club forward Mohamed Aboutrika (L) dribbles during an official training session
    • Egyptian football club team Al Ahly forward Mohamed Aboutrika (R) listens to his Portugese head coach Manuel Jose
    • Al Ahly's Wael Gomaa shows his dejection
    • Adelaide United's Cristiano fights for the ball with Al Ahly's Rami Adel
    • Adelaide United's Gyawe Salley and Sasa Ogenovski fight for the ball with Al Ahly's Amir Abdelhamid
    • Adelaide United's Osama Malik fights for the ball with Al Ahly's Ahmed Fahti

    Statistics

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    Tournaments
    FIFA Club World Cup All editions