CF Monterrey finished their FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013 journey on a high after defeating CAF Champions Al Ahly SC 5-1 at Marrakech Stadium to claim fifth place.
Raja Casablanca reached the FIFA Club World Cup semi-finals for the first time after defeating CONCACAF Champions League winners CF Monterrey 2-1 after extra time to set up a meeting with Clube Atletico Mineiro.
Seven clubs from all corners of the world will gather in Morocco this week each aiming to be crowned global kings. FIFA.com previews all the action at the 2013 edition of the FIFA Club World Cup.
FIFA.com analyses La Roja’s route to Brazil 2014, which will be the country’s ninth participation at a FIFA World Cup.
Humberto Suazo scored the only goal as Monterrey edged the first leg of their Clausura play-off quarter-final against rivals Tigres, while Club America also secured a 1-0 win at Unam Pumas.
FIFA.com reviews the 2013 CONCACAF Champions League, in which Monterrey again beat compatriots Santos in the final to reach the FIFA Club World Cup for a third time in a row.