Who will Chelsea face in Club World Cup? – Potential opponents revealed

As reigning European Champions after winning the Champions League, Chelsea will be participating in this season’s FIFA Club World Cup.

While the trophy isn’t the biggest, it would be a good one to add to the Blues’ collection and here’s a look at the teams that are in their way.

Al Hilal – AFC Champions League winners

Al Ahly – CAF Champions League winners

Monterrey – CONCACAF Champions League winners

Auckland City – OFC representatives

Al Jazira Club – UAE Pro League winners

Palmeiras – CONEMBOL Libertadores winners

Chelsea will enter at the semi-final stage on the opposite side of the draw to Palmeiras, who are the winners of the Libertadores.

The Blues could face any of the 5 other clubs in the semi-final, with the draw schedule for November 29th and the games set to take place in ‘early 2022’ according to FIFA.

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