Teams

  • Monterrey, Al-Ahly ready for swift returns

    Monterrey, Al-Ahly ready for swift returns

    FIFA.com talked to players from Monterrey and Al-Ahly after the third-place match at the 2012 FIFA Club World Cup and learned that both are eager to return to the tournament sooner rather than later.

  • Monterrey grab third for Mexican milestone

    Monterrey grab third for Mexican milestone

    Monterrey of Mexico were too strong for Egypt's Al-Ahly, winning 2-0 in Yokohama to become only the second Mexican team in history to finish third at a FIFA Club World Cup.
    Quarter-finals
    09 DecemberSanfrecce HiroshimaJPN1:2 (1:1)EGYAl-Ahly SC
    Semi-finals
    12 DecemberAl-Ahly SCEGY0:1 (0:1)BRACorinthians
    Match for third place
    16 DecemberAl-Ahly SCEGY0:2 (0:1)MEXCF Monterrey
    • Team of CF Monterrey celebrates scoring
    • Cesar Delgado (C) elebrates scoring their first goal with Aldo De Nigris (L) of CF Monterrey
    • Ricardo Osorio of Monterrey in action with Walid Soliman of Al-Ahly
    • Mahmoud Abou Elseoud of Al-Ahly pulls off a brave save at the feet of Aldo De Nigris of CF Monterrey
    • Jonathan Orozco of CF Monterrey tips the ball over the bar
    • Sayed Moawad of Al-Ahly (R) takes on Abraham Carreno of CF Monterrey
    • Al-Ahly (L) captain of Wael Gomaa exchanges pennants with Monterrey captain Jose Maria Basanta
    • A Japanese fan holds up a "We Love Football" banner
    • Princess Takamado and FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter are introduced to the CF Monterrey team

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    3243112010194141600

    Tournaments
    FIFA Club World Cup All editions