Schedule of FIFA Club World Cup 2018 according to Indian Standard Time can be found here. FCWC complete fixtures of the upcoming quarter-final, semi-final and final match in IST. The 2018 FCWC is the 15th edition of the competition which is being played in UAE & presented by Alibaba Cloud. Champion clubs of Each Confederation qualifies for this competition plus a hosting nation. In this way, it is played by a total of 7 Football clubs. We are presenting you full fixtures of this tournament in Indian time.
FIFA Club World Cup 2018 Fixtures in IST [Indian Standard Time]
The competition is beginning on 12th December 2018. Seven teams from six confederations qualified for the competition. Total 8 matches will be played including a match for fifth and third place. UEFA Champions League 2017-18 Winners Real Madrid are the defending Champions of FIFA Club World Cup. Brazil and Japan were the two nations who showed interest in hosting the tournament but UAE got the opportunity to host it. Final will be played on 22 December 2018.
|Al Ain vs Team Wellington||12 December 2018||9:00 pm||Hazza bin Zayed Stadium|
|Kashima Antlers vs Guadalajara||15 December 2018||6:30 pm||Hazza bin Zayed Stadium|
|ES Tunis vs Al Ain||15 December 2018||10:00 pm||Hazza bin Zayed Stadium|
|Match for 5th place|
|ES Tunis vs Guadalajara||18 December||7:00 pm||Hazza bin Zayed Stadium|
|River Plate vs Al Ain||18 December||10:00 pm||Hazza bin Zayed Stadium|
|Kashima Antlers vs Real Madrid||19 December||10:00 pm||Zayed Sports City Stadium|
|Match for third place|
|TBD vs TBD||22 December||7:00 pm||Zayed Sports City Stadium|
|TBD vs TBD||22 December||10:00 pm||Zayed Sports City Stadium|
The second round of the competition will be played between ED Tunis vs winner of Match 1. River Plate will face Al Ain in the Semi-Final and Real Madrid will face Kashima Antlers in the same round.
Teams qualified in 2018 FIFA Club World Cup?
Each team won the Confederation Champions confederation of their respective continent. Two teams from AFC and one each from CONMEBOL, UEFA, CAF, CONCACAF and OFC booked a place in this competition.
|Entry in Semifinals|
|River Plate||CONMEBOL||Winner of 2018 Copa Libertadores|
|Real Madrid||UEFA||Winner of 2017-18 UEFA Champions League|
|Entry in the second round|
|Kashima Antlers||AFC||Winner of 2018 AFC Champions League|
|Esperance de Tunis||CAF||Winner of 2018 CAF Champions League|
|Guadalajara||CONCACAF||Winner of 2018 CONCACAF Champions League|
|Entry in the first round|
|Team Wellington||OFC||Winners of 2018 OFC Champions League|
|Al-Ain||AFC||Winners of 2017-18 UAE Pro-League|
2018 FIFA Club World Cup Referees
The football governing body, FIFA has picked up 6 officials [each from on Confederation], twelve assistant referees and six video assistant referees for the competition. Check out the list of all officials and assistant officials as well.
|Referee||Confederation||Assistant Referee||VAR [Video Assistant Referee]|
|Ryuji Sato||AFC||Toru Sagara, Hiroshi Yamauchi||Mohammed Abdulla Hassan Mohamed|
|Bamlak Tessema Weyesa||CAF||Zakhele Thusi Siwela, Waleed Ahmed|
|Jair Marrufo||CONCACAF||Frank Anderson, Corey Rockwell||Mark Geiger|
|Wilton Sampaio||CONMEBOL||Rodrigo Figueiredo, Bruno Boschilia||Mauro Vigliano|
|Matthew Conger||OFC||Tevita Makasini, Mark Rule|
|Gianluca Rocchi||UEFA||Elenito Di Liberatore, Mauro Tonolini||Pawel Gil, Massimiliano Irrati, Danny Makkelie|