2016 FIFA Club World Cup Bracket and Schedule

club world cup logo 2015The FIFA Club World Cup brings together the winners of the world’s continental championships, and CONCACAF’s entrant for the 2016 edition is Mexico’s Club América.

The Águilas booked their spot in the tournament, to be held in Japan from December 8th to 18th, by winning the 2015-2016 CONCACAF Champions League.

América will enter the competition in the quarterfinal round, where they will face the AFC champion, Jeonbuk Hyundai (KOR). The other quarterfinal will be contested by CAF champion Mamelodi Sundowns (RSA) and the winner of the play-in round, where OFC champion Auckland City (NZL) will face the host country’s representative, Kashima Antlers.

UEFA champion Real Madrid (ESP) and CONMEBOL champion Atlético Nacional (COL) will join the competition in the semifinal round, where they will face the two quarterfinal winners. The losers of the quarterfinal matches will face each other in a fifth-place match.

Bracket (click to enlarge)

2016-fifa-club-world-cup-bracket

Schedule/TV Listings – All times Eastern

Playoff
Thursday, December 8
Kashima Antlers (JPN) vs Auckland City (NZL) – 5:30 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes

Quarterfinals
Sunday, December 11
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors (KOR) vs América (MEX) – 2:00 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes
Mamelodi Sundowns (RSA) vs Kashima Antlers (JPN) – 5:30 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes

Fifth Place Match
Wednesday, December 14
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors (KOR) vs Mamelodi Sundowns (RSA) – 2:30 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes

Semifinals
Wednesday, December 14
Atlético Nacional (COL) vs Kashima Antlers (JPN)– 5:30 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes
Thursday, December 15
América (MEX) vs Real Madrid (ESP) – 5:30 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes

Third Place Match
Sunday, December 18
Atlético Nacional (COL) vs América (MEX) – 2:00 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes

Final
Sunday, December 18
Kashima Antlers (JPN) vs Real Madrid (ESP) – 5:30 AM – FS1 / Fox Deportes

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