BBC to show FIFA Club World Cup


The BBC is to show live coverage of this year's FIFA Club World Cup, featuring Liverpool alongside champions from each continent.

Liverpool games will be shown on BBC Two, while other matches will be available via the BBC iPlayer or the BBC Sport website (UK only).

Joining Liverpool, who represent Europe are:
  • Brazilian side Flamengo (Brazil)
  • Saudi Arabia's Al-Hilal (Saudi Arabia)
  • Esperance de Tunis (Tunisia)
  • Monterrey (Mexico),
  • Hienghene Sport (New Caledonia, Oceania)
  • The host team is Al-Sadd (Qatar)

The event, in Qatar, counts as a test event ahead of the FIFA Men's World Cup taking place in 2022.


Games on the BBC:
  • Al-Sadd v Hienghene Sport (11th December, 17:30 GMT, BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website)
  • Monterrey v winner of match one (14th December, 17:30 GMT, BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website)
  • Al-Hilal v Esperance de Tunis (14th December, 14:00 GMT, BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website)
  • Fifth-place play-off: Loser of match two v Loser of match three (17th December, 14:30 GMT, BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website)
  • Semi-final: Flamengo v winner of match three (17th December, 17:30 GMT, BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website)
  • Semi-final: Liverpool v winner of match two (18th December, 17:30 GMT, BBC Two and BBC iPlayer)
  • Third-place play-off: (21st December, to be confirmed, depending on the outcome of 18 December semi-final)
  • Final: (21st December, to be confirmed,  depending on the outcome of 18 December semi-final)