Cs European champion, the Real Madrid he won the ticket to two other competitions in which he can extend his record. It’s about the European Super Cup and the Club World Cup. But, while for the continental title all the details are already closed, there are many doubts surrounding the world tournament of 2022. Which, to begin with, would be played in any case in 2023.
looking for dates
The celebration of Qatar World Cupwhich takes place from November 21 to December 18, leaves no room in the calendar for the Club World Cup, which in 2019before being affected by the pandemic, was played in the second and third weeks of December. That calendar window now appears closed for the tournament that FIFA also organizes. Forecasts point to last days of February and first days of March 2023 to hold a tournament you must find dates that fit in the calendar. But in those two months the round of 16 of the Champions 22-23, which may affect the participation of the Madridif the Whites make it through the group stage.
No defined venue
To this day, there is no site for the celebration of the tournament, which in its last edition was played in United Arab Emiratesbut not in 2021, as would have been normal, but in the first fortnight of February 2022. The Chelsearepresentative of UEFA, won the title, beating in the final the palm trees Brazilian.
Only three teams qualified
The lack of a defined venue also affects the list of participants, since FIFA reserves a place for the country’s champion host. At the moment, only three clubs have guaranteed their (theoretical) presence in the tournament: the Madridthe Seattle Sounders (United States, champion of the Champions of the CONCACAF), and the Wydad Casablanca (Morocco, champion of the Champions africana).
The champions of the Liberators (the final is played on October 29), of the asian champions (final scheduled for February 26, which further complicates the Club World Cup calendar) and the Oceaniawhich has just started in June but does not yet have a date for the decisive match.
Madrid dominates the list of winners
Real Madrid dominates the winners of the Club World Cup with four titlesthe last of them conquered in 2018as well as the overall number of world champion titles including the Cups intercontinental, which he won three times. Refering to European Super Cupthe whites will look for their fifth title next August 10 in Helsinki against Eintracht Frankfurtchampion of the Europa League.