FIFA Club World Cup 2023: Everything You Must Know
FIFA Club World Cup which usually is held in December is postponed to 2023, the 17th edition of the FIFA Club World Cup will take place from 1st February till 11th February 2023 at Doha, Qatar. The event has been postponed because certain federations failed to complete their competitions. Ahead of the event, here’s FIFA Club World Cup 2023 schedule, qualified teams and match fixtures.
Get the teams who have qualified for the Club World Cup 2023 along with the date, time, format and everything you must know about the upcoming FIFA Club World Cup 2023.
FIFA Club World Cup 2023 Schedule
The World is categorised in 7 continents and similar is the case with FIFA. FIFA have categorised each continent into federations, thus 7 continents have 6 federations who run under FIFA.
Hence each year 6 winners from respective domestic champions league get qualified for FIFA Club World Cup along with the host. Thus the list of federations and their biggest domestic tournament is as follows.
|Europe||UEFA||UEFA Champions League|
|North, Central America And Carriebian||CONCACAF||CONCACAF Champions League|
|South America||CONMEBOL||Copa Libertadores|
|Asia, Australia||AFC||AFC Champions League|
|Africa||CAF||CAF Champions League|
|Oceanic countries||OFC||OFC Champions League|
Thus the 6 winners coming through their champions league play against each other for the Club World Cup title. The complete FIFA Club World Cup 2023 schedule and match fixtures will be released soon.
The 2023 FIFA Club World Cup is scheduled to start from 1st February till 11th February in Doha, Qatar. Hence as per the rules Al- Duhail who is the host team gets automatically qualified for the tournament. The list of details is as follows
|2023 FIFA Club World Cup||Details|
|Date||1st February -11th February|
The list of teams who have qualified is as follows.
|Europe||UEFA||UEFA Champions League||Bayern Munich|
|North, Central America And Carriebian||CONCACAF||CONCACAF Champions League||TBD|
|South America||CONMEBOL||Copa Libertadores||TBD|
|Asia, Australia||AFC||AFC Champions League||TBD|
|Africa||CAF||CAF Champions League||Al- Ahly|
|Oceanic countries||OFC||OFC Champions League||Auckland City|
Copa Libertadores 2023
The tournament is in Quaterfinal stage and the winner will be decided on 30th January 2023.
AFC Champions League 2023
The finals for AFC Champions League 2023 will be decided on 19th December as Persepolis have entered the finals and another team is yet to be finalised.
CONCACAF Champions League 2023
The tournament is in Quaterfinal stage and the winner will be decided on 22nd December 2023.
- The host and the winners from OFC will face each other in the first round
- CAF, AFC, and CONCACAF winners will enter the competition in second round
- UEFA, and CONMEBOL winners will enter the competition in semi-finals
FIFA Club World Cup Winners List
|2018||Real Madrid||4-1||Al Ain|
|2014||Real Madrid||2-0||San Lorenzo|
|2013||Bayern Munich||2-0||Raja Casablanca|
|2010||Inter Milan||3-0||Tout Puissant Mazembe|
|2008||Manchester United||1-0||Liga Deportiva Universitaria|
|2007||AC Milan||4-2||Boca Juniors|
|2006||(FIFA Club World Cup 2006-present)|