Real Madrid won the Club World Cup with a 2-0 victory over San Lorenzo in Morocco. The game was ill-tempered from the start, with four yellow cards in the first half. San Lorenzo clearly had a plan to foul Real Madrid’s players in order to wind up their opponents and it worked as both teams
Real Madrid are through to the Club World Cup final after a 4-0 victory over Mexico’s Cruz Azul at the Grand Stade de Marrakech in Morocco. Sergio Ramos opened the scoring on 15 minutes and Karim Benzema doubled the lead 21 minutes later. The European champions, who were lax at the back all evening, almost
Jose Paolo Guerrero fired Corinthians to the 2012 Club World Cup in a 1-0 final victory over Premier League side Chelsea. The Peruvian striker, top scorer in the 2011 Copa America, headed home the only goal of the game days after nabbing the winner in the Brazilian side’s semi-final victory over Al Ahly. Making matters
Corinthians booked a Club World Cup final meeting with Chelsea or Monterrey by surviving a spirited Al Ahly fightback in Toyota. Paolo Guerrero scored what proved to be the only goal shortly before the half-hour mark but the Copa Libertadores winners found themselves firmly under the cosh for most of the remaining hour of play.