By Omolagba Oluwayemi
Football Writer, kick442.com-Nigeria
CAF Champions League winners Al Ahly SC of Egypt have will now face Qatari outfit Al Duhail SC after Auckland City of New Zealand withdrew due to the covid-19 travel restrictions in the opening match of the 2020 FIFA Club World Cup 2020 in Qatar.
Today’s Official Draw at the Home of FIFA in Zurich mapped out the road to global glory for the six clubs competing at the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2020.
Tigres UANL and Ulsan Hyundai FC will face each other in the first game scheduled for 4 February at 17:00 local time (15:00 CET) at Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium, while Al Duhail SC and Al Ahly SC will face off at 20:30 (18:30 CET) on the same day at Education City.
The Tigres-Ulsan winners will move on to play the Copa Libertadores champions in the Semi-final while Al Duhail or Al Ahly will take on FC Bayern München.
Palmeiras and Santos will contest the Copa Libertadores final on 30 January.
The Qatar 2020 champions will be crowned following the final at Education City Stadium on 11 February, with kick-off at 21:00 (19:00 CET).
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