FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 preview Auckland City FC

auckland clasificado al fifa cwc2017

Auckland City FC embarks into a new adventure in the Club World Cup now playing against the UAE champion, Al Jazira, a big test for the Navyblues who have been always used to play against the local champions of each host nation of this competition, it happened in 2009 vs Al Alhi in the same venue like it will be this year, its the 2nd time that Auckland will open the competitions against another team from UAE, in 2009 was vs Al Alhi, now vs Al Jazira, in 2011 they opened the tournament vs Kashiwa Reysol who won the J League some weeks before the start of the tournament, in 2012 vs Sanfrecce Hiroshima, the following year when the tournament changed of venue for Morocco played against Raja Casablanca, in 2014 was their best year in the tournament where they finished in 3rd place, in the opening match they played vs Moghreb Athletic de Tétuoan, in 2015 when they tournament returned to Japan they couldn´t repeat the same like the previous year and they were eliminated by Sanfrecce Hiroshima for the 2nd time, last year they started winning vs Kashima Antler but they couldn´t keep that score for much time and Kashima ended winning it and finally reaching the final where they played vs Real Madrid.

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