On Monday, FIFA announced the dates of the next Club World Cup.
FIFA announced in a press release that the 2022 Club World Cup will take place from 3 to 12 February 2022. This 18th edition will take place in United Arab Emirates.
Update on upcoming FIFA competitions
Dates confirmed for FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2021 ™
Format and dates of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 ™ OFC preliminary competition confirmed
– FIFA Media (@fifamedia) November 29, 2021
Bringing together all the continental champions as well as the national champion of the organizing country, this edition will therefore bring together 7 teams:
Chelsea (European champion), Al-Hilal SFC (AFC Champions League winner), Palmeiras (Winner of the Copa Libertadores), CF Monterrey (CONCACAF Champions League winner), Al Ahly SC (Winner of the CAF Champions League), Auckland City (designated by OFC) and Al-Jazeera (Champion of the host country).
Chelsea will be the big favorites of this edition, 10 after their only participation in which they failed in the final against the Brazilians of Corinthians.
The draw will take place this Monday afternoon.