Six continental club champions are set to play 13th edition of FIFA Club World Cup in Japan from 8 to 18th December 2016. International Stadium Yokohama and Suita City Football Stadium to host 8 matches of 2016 FIFA Club World Cup. Barcelona were title defending champions in the competition but they failed to qualify for 2016 season.
Announcing the schedule and fixtures, FIFA made comment on venues and said both stadiums have hosted some top games in the history. FIFA said, “The tournament will take place at the Suita City Football Stadium in Osaka and the International Stadium Yokohama, with the latter to host the final having also previously been the venue for the deciding match of the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan between Brazil and Germany.”
Let’s have a look at the complete schedule of FIFA Club World Cup Japan.
FIFA Club World Cup 2016 Schedule
|8 December 2016||19:30||Match 1||Kashima Antlers vs Auckland City||Yokohama|
|11 December 2016||16:00||Match 2||Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors vs America||Osaka|
|11 December 2016||19:30||Match 3||Mamelodi Sundowns vs Winner Match 1||Osaka|
|14 December 2016||16:30||Match 4||Loser Match 2 vs Loser Match 3||Osaka|
|14 December 2016||19:30||Match 5||Atletico Nacional vs Winner Match 3||Osaka|
|15 December 2016||19:30||Match 6||Winner Match 2 vs Real Madrid||Yokohama|
|18 December 2016||16:00||Match 7||Loser Match 6 vs Loser Match 5||Yokohama|
|18 December 2016||19:30||Match 8||Winner Match 6 vs Winner Match 5||Yokohama|