DRUMROLL: The FIFA Club World Cup 2018 Is COMING Back To The UAE In December
Well, the World Cup buzz has just about left the building, but FIFA is not taking any rest.
Six champion teams from the six continental confederations are descending on the UAE in December...THIS WILL BE HUGE!
And after last year's massive success, which culminated in Real Madrid taking home the trophy for the second year in a row, the hype is VERY real.
The official draw takes place in Zurich, Switzerland today (Tuesday, September 4) and will be streamed LIVE from Bawadi Mall, in Al Ain
Players from the Al Ain FC team will be there!
Yup, the host team are gearing up for the December tournament and they will be on hand for the draw happening from 11am.
Four teams have qualified for this year's cup: hosts Al Ain FC, Mexico's CD Guadalajara, commonly known as ‘Chivas’, New Zealand's Team Wellington FC and last year’s champions Spain's Real Madrid. They will be joined by the winners of South America’s Copa Libertadores, the Confederation of African Football winners and the Asian Football Confederation champions.
100 DAYS TO GO!
The fixtures will be added here as they happen
With kings of Europe, Real Madrid entering the tournament at the Semi-Final stage at Zayed Sports City Stadium on Wednesday 19 December, this is your chance to guarantee a seat to watch Los Blancos right here in the UAE! So, don’t forget to book your tickets.
Be on hand for a chance to win a signed Al Ain FC jersey in Bawadi Mall on Tuesday
And test your footy skills in the ‘Ultimate Hero’ Challenge. Fingers crossed the players want to play too!
Check out FIFACWC for more info
And check out all the different ways you can get involved in the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018
Can't make the live draw? You can purchase match tickets NOW.