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2001 FIFA Club World Championship
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2001 FIFA Club World Championship
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Tournament details
Host countryFlag of Spain.png Spain
Dates28 July – 12 August 2001
Teams12 (from 6 confederations)
2000
2005

The 2001 FIFA Club World Championship was a football tournament arranged by FIFA to take place in Spain from 28 July to 12 August 2001. This was cancelled owing to a combination of factors, most importantly the collapse of FIFA's marketing partner ISL.

Teams

The clubs invited to the 2001 tournament were:

Team Confederation Qualification
Flag of Spain Deportivo La Coruña (Host) UEFA Winner of the 1999–2000 La Liga
Flag of Spain Real Madrid UEFA Winner of the 1999–2000 UEFA Champions League
Flag of Turkey Galatasaray UEFA Winner of the 1999–2000 UEFA Cup and 2000 UEFA Super Cup
Flag of Argentina Boca Juniors CONMEBOL Winner of the 2000 Copa Libertadores
Brazil Palmeiras CONMEBOL Winner of the 1999 Copa Libertadores
Flag of the United States Los Angeles Galaxy CONCACAF Winner of the 2000 CONCACAF Champions' Cup
Flag of Honduras Olimpia CONCACAF Runner-up of the 2000 CONCACAF Champions' Cup
Flag of Ghana Hearts of Oak CAF Winner of the 2000 CAF Champions League
Flag of Egypt Zamalek CAF Winner of the 2000 African Cup Winners' Cup
Flag of Saudi Arabia Al-Hilal AFC Winner of the 2000 Asian Super Cup
Flag of Japan Júbilo Iwata AFC Winner of the 1999 Asian Super Cup
Flag of Australia Wollongong Wolves OFC Winner of the 2001 Oceania Club Championship

Venues

The following venues were planned to be used for the tournament:

Matches

Group A

Date Venue Match Teams
28 July 2001 Estadio Riazor, A Coruña 1 Flag of Argentina Boca JuniorsFlag of Spain Deportivo de La Coruña
29 July 2001 Estadio Riazor, A Coruña 2 Flag of Egypt ZamalekFlag of Australia Wollongong Wolves
1 August 2001 Estadio Riazor, A Coruña 7 Flag of Argentina Boca JuniorsFlag of Egypt Zamalek
1 August 2001 Estadio Riazor, A Coruña 8 Flag of Spain Deportivo de La CoruñaFlag of Australia Wollongong Wolves
4 August 2001 Estadio Multiusos de San Lázaro, Santiago de Compostela 13 Flag of Australia Wollongong WolvesFlag of Argentina Boca Juniors
4 August 2001 Estadio Riazor, A Coruña 14 Flag of Spain Deportivo de La CoruñaFlag of Egypt Zamalek

Group B

Date Venue Match Teams
29 July 2001 Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid 3 Brazil PalmeirasFlag of Honduras Olimpia
30 July 2001 Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid 4 Flag of Turkey GalatasarayFlag of Saudi Arabia Al-Hilal
2 August 2001 Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid 9 Flag of Honduras OlimpiaFlag of Turkey Galatasaray
2 August 2001 Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid 10 Brazil PalmeirasFlag of Saudi Arabia Al-Hilal
5 August 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 15 Flag of Saudi Arabia Al-HilalFlag of Honduras Olimpia
5 August 2001 Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid 16 Flag of Turkey GalatasarayBrazil Palmeiras

Group C

Date Venue Match Teams
31 July 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 5 Flag of Spain Real MadridFlag of Japan Júbilo Iwata
31 July 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 6 Flag of Ghana Hearts of OakFlag of the United States Los Angeles Galaxy
3 August 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 11 Flag of Japan Júbilo IwataFlag of Ghana Hearts of Oak
3 August 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 12 Flag of the United States Los Angeles GalaxyFlag of Spain Real Madrid
6 August 2001 Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid 17 Flag of the United States Los Angeles GalaxyFlag of Japan Júbilo Iwata
6 August 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 18 Flag of Spain Real MadridFlag of Ghana Hearts of Oak

Semi-finals

Date Venue Match Teams
9 August 2001 Estadio Riazor, A Coruña 19 Winner Group A – Winner Group B
9 August 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 20 Winner Group C – Best 2nd Place

Third place play-off

Date Venue Match Teams
12 August 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 21 Loser 19 – Loser 20

Final

Date Venue Match Teams
12 August 2001 Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Madrid 22 Winner 19 – Winner 20

See also

External links

FIFA Club World Cup
Seasons

Brazil 2000 · Spain 2001 · Japan 2005 · Japan 2006 · Japan 2007 · Japan 2008 · UAE 2009 · UAE 2010 · Japan 2011 · Japan 2012 · Morocco 2013 · Morocco 2014 · Japan 2015 · Japan 2016 · UAE 2017 · UAE 2018 · Qatar 2019 · Qatar 2020 ·

Finals

2000 · 2001 · 2005 · 2006 · 2007 · 2008 · 2009 · 2010 · 2011 · 2012 · 2013 · 2014 · 2015 · 2016 · 2017 · 2018 · 2019 ·

Squads

2000 · 2001 · 2005 · 2006 · 2007 · 2008 · 2009 · 2010 · 2011 · 2012 · 2013 · 2014 · 2015 · 2016 · 2017 · 2018 · 2019 ·

Qualification

AFC Champions League · CAF Champions League · CONCACAF Champions League · Copa Libertadores · OFC Champions League · UEFA Champions League

International club football
Africa

CAFChampions League · Confederation Cup · Super Cup · Top-division clubs

Asia

AFCChampions League · AFC Cup · Top-division clubs

Europe

UEFAChampions League · Europa League · Super Cup · Top-division clubs

North America, Central America and the Caribbean

CONCACAFChampions League · Top-division clubs

Oceania

OFCChampions League · Top-division clubs

South America

CONMEBOLCopa Libertadores · Copa Sudamericana · Recopa Sudamericana · Top-division clubs

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