Complete guide to the 2022 FIFA Club World Cup tournament
Real Madrid will be aiming to win the FIFA Club World Cup for the fifth time in their history and the first time since 2018 when they compete in this year’s competition in Morocco.
Major League Soccer side Seattle Sounders will be in the mix, as will Brazilian giants Flamengo, along with Wydad from Morocco, who are the tournament hosts.
To keep you up to date on this season’s Club World Cup, THE KINGS has all the details, including teams involved, fixtures, dates and more.
A total of seven teams will compete in the FIFA Club World Cup 2022. They are:
Auckland City from New Zealand face Egypt’s Al Ahly in the first round of the 2022 Club World Cup.
The second round of the 2022 Club World Cup will be played on February 4, 2023.
Winners of the game between Al Ahly and Auckland City will be paired with one of Al-Hilal or Seattle Sounders. In the other second-round match, Wydad – the hosts – will play either Al-Hilal or Seattle Sounders.
Real Madrid and Flamengo enter the competition at the semi-final stage and they will be paired with the winners from the second round.
The two losers from the semi-finals will face off in a third-place play-off on February 11.
Winners from the two semi-final games will square off in the final, which is scheduled for February 11, 2023.
Club World Cup 2022 broadcasters have not yet been confirmed for the United Kingdom and the United States.
Last year, Channel 4 showed games live on TV in the UK, while Fox Sports had the rights in the U.S.
We will update this as soon as broadcasters are confirmed.