Real Madrid find out Fifa Club World Cup opponents

The European Champions will start the tournament in the semi-final on Thursday 15 December in Japan against Club America or the AFC winners.

Real Madrid find out Fifa Club World Cup opponents

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Real Madrid now know who they are likely to face later in the year after the draw for the Club World Cup was made.

Of the seven teams participating in the tournament, three are still to be decided - namely those from Africa, Asia and Japan (the hosts).

What is known is that Real Madrid will make their entrance at the semi-final stage against the winner of Club América from Mexico and the Asian champion. It will be played on Thursday 15 December at 11:30 (CEST).

Check out the full list of participants and schedule

Fifa World Club World Cup 2016: participants

Champion of Africa Final, home and away ties, between the 14 and 23 October.
Champion of  Asia Final, home and away ties, between the 19 and 26 November.
Champion of North-Central America & Carribean Club América (México)
Champion of South America Club Atlético Nacional (Colombia)
Champion of Oceana Auckland City (New Zealand)
Champion of Europe REAL MADRID
Champion of Japan The J-League ends 3 November.

Fifa World Club World Cup 2016: schedule

First round

1 Thursday, 8 December 19:30 Champion of Japan vs Auckland City Yokohama

Second round

2 Sunday, 11 December 08:00 Champion of Asia vs Club América
3 Sunday, 8 December 11:30 Champion of Africa vs Winner 1 Osaka

Quinto y sexto puesto

4 Wednesday, 14 December 08:30 Loser 2 vs Loser 3 Osaka


5 Wednesday, 14 December 11:30 Club Atlético Nacional vs Winner 3 Osaka
6 Thursday, 15 December 11:30 Winner 2 vs Real Madrid Yokohama

Tercer y cuarto puesto

7 Sunday, 18 December 08:00 Loser 6 vs Loser 5 Yokohama


8 Sunday, 18 December 11:30 Winner 6 vs Winner 5 Yokohama