Membership World Cup: Actual Madrid start quest for fifth title at semi-final stage

UEFA Champions League holders Actual Madrid will start their FIFA Membership World Cup marketing campaign in opposition to both Seattle Sounders, Al Ahly or Auckland Metropolis in Morocco on Wednesday 8 February.

Membership World Cup fixtures

02/01 Al Ahly vs Auckland Metropolis (first spherical)
02/04 Seattle Sounders vs vs Al Ahly / Auckland Metropolis (second spherical)
02/04 Wydad Casablanca vs. Al-Hilal (second spherical)
02/07 Flamengo vs Wydad Casablanca / Al-Hilal (semi-finals)
02/08 Seattle Sounders / Al Ahly / Auckland Metropolis vs Actual Madrid (semi-finals)
02/11 Third place play-off
02/11 Closing

What’s the Membership World Cup?

The Membership World Cup is an annual event organized by FIFA that entails the winners of the six continental confederations and the host nation’s league champions. European sides have received every of the final 9 editions, with Chelsea lifting the trophy in Abu Dhabi final yr.

Chelsea received the Membership World Cup in 2022Getty Photos

Who’s taking part in within the Membership World Cup?

Coming into within the first spherical
Auckland Metropolis (New Zealand)
Al Ahly (Egypt)

Coming into within the second spherical
Al-Hilal (Saudi Arabia)
Seattle Sounders (United States)
Wydad Casablanca (Morocco)

Coming into within the semi-finals
Flamengo (Brazil)
Actual Madrid (Spain)

When and the place is the Membership World Cup?

The Membership World Cup is being held throughout two venues in Morocco – in Rabat and Tangier – from Wednesday 1 to Saturday 11 February.

How did Actual Madrid qualify for the Membership World Cup?

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Madrid beat Liverpool 1-0 within the UEFA Champions League last in Paris because of Vinícius Júnior’s aim simply earlier than the hour. That triumph marked Madrid’s 14th European Cup – extending their lead on the prime of the all-time honors board – and was a record-breaking fourth win for coach Carlo Ancelotti.

Membership World Cup checklist of winners

Actual Madrid 4 (2014, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Barcelona 3 (2009, 2011, 2015)
Bayern Munich 2 (2013, 2021)
2 Corinthians (2000, 2012)
AC Milan 1 (2007)
Chelsea 1 (2022)
Worldwide 1 (2006)
Inter Milan 1 (2010)
Liverpool 1 (2019)
Manchester United 1 (2008)
Sao Paulo 1 (2005)

Which nations’ groups are most profitable on the Membership World Cup?

7: Spain
4: Brazil
3: England
2: Germany, Italy

Who has received essentially the most total world membership titles?*

Actual Madrid 7 (1960, 1998, 2002; 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018)
AC Milan 4 (1969, 1989, 1990; 2007)
Bayern Munich 4 (1976, 2001; 2013, 2021)
Barcelona 3 (2009, 2011, 2015)
Boca Juniors 3 (1977, 2000, 2003)
Inter Milan 3 (1964, 1965; 2010)
Nationwide 3 (1971, 1980, 1988)
Penarol 3 (1961, 1966, 1982)
Sao Paulo 3 (1992, 1993; 2005)

*European/South American Cup plus FIFA Membership World Cup

Real Madrid most recently won the Club World Cup in 2018

Actual Madrid most lately received the Membership World Cup in 2018Getty Photos

European sides’ Membership World Cup scorers

7: Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United, Actual Madrid)

6: Gareth Bale (Actual Madrid)

5: Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Luis Suarez (Barcelona)

3: Nicolas Anelka (Actual Madrid), Karim Benzema (Actual Madrid), Sergio Ramos (Actual Madrid), Wayne Rooney (Manchester United)

2: Adriano (Barcelona), Peter Crouch (Liverpool), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Quinton Fortune (Manchester United), Raúl González (Actual Madrid), Filippo Inzaghi (AC Milan), Robert Lewandowski (Bayern), Romelu Lukaku (Chelsea) , Pedro Rodríguez (Barcelona), personal objectives

one: Jonathan Biabiany (Inter Milan), Sergio Busquets (Barcelona), Nicky Butt (Manchester United), Dante (Bayern München), Deco (Barcelona), Samuel Eto’o (Inter Milan), Cesc Fàbregas (Barcelona), Darren Fletcher ( Manchester United), Geremi (Actual Madrid), Steven Gerrard (Liverpool), Mario Götze (Bayern München), Eidur Gudjohnsen (Barcelona), Kai Havertz (Chelsea), Xavi Hernández (Barcelona), Fernando Hierro (Actual Madrid), Isco ( Actual Madrid), Kaká (AC Milan), Naby Keïta (Liverpool), Seydou Keita (Barcelona), Marcos Llorente (Actual Madrid), Mario Mandžukić (Bayern München), Rafael Márquez (Barcelona), Juan Mata (Chelsea), Maxwell ( Barcelona), Diego Milito (Inter Milan), Luka Modrić (Actual Madrid), Fernando Morientes (Actual Madrid), Alessandro Nesta (AC Milan), Goran Pandev (Inter Milan), Franck Ribéry (Bayern München), Benjamin Pavard (Bayern München ), Ronaldinho (Barcelona), Sávio (Actual Madrid), Clarence Seedorf (AC Milan), Dejan Stanković (Inter Milan), Thiago Alcántara (Bayern München), Fern Ando Torres (Chelsea), Nemanja Vidic (Manchester United), Dwight Yorke (Manchester United), Javier Zanetti (Inter Milan)

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates a Club World Cup goal

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates a Membership World Cup aimCorbis through Getty Photos

Gareth Bale celebrates a Club World Cup goal

Gareth Bale celebrates a Membership World Cup aimGetty Photos

Lionel Messi celebrates a Club World Cup goal

Lionel Messi celebrates a Membership World Cup aimAFP through Getty Photos

Luis Suárez celebrates a Club World Cup goal

Luis Suárez celebrates a Membership World Cup aimFIFA through Getty Photos

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