The FIFA Club World Cup 2021 is all set to take place in UAE next month. Earlier it was scheduled to host in Japan but due to the Covid, 19 situation got postponed. Now the venue has shifted to UAE and going to Start in February 2022. In the FIFA Club World Cup, all champions of the continental football tournaments will compete against each other. Hence the seven teams that will participate in the competition, including the host, will go head to head to become the global champions.
Bayern Munich are the defending champions, won the title by defeating Tigers UANL in final. While the current favourite for the title this season is the Champions League winners Chelsea. Also Palmerias the winners of Conmebol Copa Libertadores 2021. Check out the FIFA Club World Cup 2021 Schedule, fixtures, Participating Team’s and Every Detail on this page
The tournament will begin on February 3 to 12 2022 as per the schedule announced by FIFA. Al Jazira and Auckland FC will play each other in the first round of the competition. The final is scheduled for February 12
The format of the tournaments consists of two rounds, the first round and the second round. AFC, Concacaf and CAF winners are already qualified for second rounds and one of them will compete against first-round winners. However, in the semi-final round UEFA Champions and Conmobel Copa Libertadores winners are qualified. The winners of matches two and three will square off in round two, and the winners of round three will face off in a final.
Match 1: Al Jazira vs Auckland City FC
Match 2: Al Ahly SC vs CF Monterrey
Match 3: Al Hilal vs First round winner
Palmeiras vs Match 2 winner
Match 3 winner vs Chelsea
Semi-finalist 1 vs Semi-finalist 2
Palmeiras – Brazil/Conmebol – Conmebol Copa Libertadores 2021 champions
Al Hilal – Saudi Arabia/AFC – AFC Champions League 2021 winner
Chelsea – England/UEFA – UEFA Champions League 2020/21 winner
Al Ahly – Egypt/CAF – CAF Champions League 2020/21 champions
CF Monterrey -Mexico/Concacaf – Concacaf Champions League 2021 winners
Al Jazira – United Arab Emirates/AFC – HostsAuckland City – New Zealand/OFC – Nominated by OFC