This will be the fifth time Abu Dhabi will be host to this sports
The 2021 Fifa Club World Cup will be taking place in Abu Dhabi early next year. Fifa is staged in the UAE for the 5th time after 2009, 2010, 2017 and 2018. This is with a single mission to bring world-class sports to Abu Dhabi.
The Fifa Club World Cup will take place in Abu Dhabi in early 2022. Barcelona and Internazionale emerged winners of the first two editions in Abu Dhabi. Real Madrid were crowned champions of the next two in 2017 and 2018.
“We are absolutely delighted to host the FIFA Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi for the fifth time,” Aref Hamad Al Awani, General Secretary of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, said. “It goes without saying the competition brings both the fan-favourite clubs and players from around the world.
This is awesome and a tremendous honour for us. We would like to thank FIFA for the confidence and faith they have
in us. “It is of the utmost importance to us to offer a safe environment for the event. Specially after successfully hosting world-class sporting event that received praise for the best COVID protocols.
Fans will be welcomed with traditional Arabic hospitality, state-of-the-art infrastructures, stadiums. This obviously goes without saying about the world-class travel and leisure facilities Abu Dhabi has to offer.