Real Madrid capped off another noted year by claiming a third unbroken FIFA Club World Cup title, defeating horde group Al Ain 4-1 during Abu Dhabi’s Zayed Sports City Stadium.
The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2018 Luka Modric non-stop a scoring on 14 mins for a UEFA Champions League winners, before Marcos Llorente doubled a advantage on a hour-mark.
Skipper Sergio Ramos afterwards done it 3 on 79 mins as Los Blancos cumulative their fourth Club World Cup crown, with an possess idea – after clever work from Vinicius Jr. – reaffirming Real’s three-goal lead after a glorious header from Tsukasa Shiotani.
Los Blancos practical early vigour yet they scarcely went a idea down when Hussein Elshahat latched onto a finish of Marcelo’s unnoticed header and cut into a area before removing his shot off – usually to be denied by a overwhelming retard from skipper Sergio Ramos.
Just one notation later, though, a holders were in front when Karim Benzema played a round behind to Luka Modric on a dilemma of a ‘D’ and a Croatia star twisted a round into a bottom corner. Moments after Real were celebrating their opener, Al Ain had a round in a behind of a net yet Caio’s bid was flagged for offside.
Santiago Solari’s side doubled their lead on a hour symbol when a round fell to Marcos Llorente after a corner, and goalkeeper Khalid Eisa was unable to stop a midfielder’s overwhelming strike from anticipating a bottom corner.
Sergio Ramos available Real’s third, powering a header past Eisa after a corner, before Shiotani headed a satisfaction idea for a horde group after Caio’s free-kick. Yahia Nader afterwards incited Vinicius Jr’s bid into his possess net in injury-time, rounding off a glorious win.
The outcome means Real supplement to their 2014, 2016 and 2017 Club World Cup titles, while manager Solari claimed his initial prize as Los Blancos boss.