Ashley Beecham (Australia) Chelsea, making only their second appearance in the final, become the third English side to be crowned champions of the tournament following Manchester Uniteds and Liverpools success in 2008 and 2019 respectively. Gilette Soccer Saturday presenter Jeff Stelling echoed Burley's thoughts earlier on Saturday. Their moment came when Chelsea defender Thiago Silva attempted to defend an aerial challenge but was deemed to have handled the ball in the penalty area. "As they're off celebrating like they've won the World Cup, Manchester City are racking up a 16 point lead on Chelsea where it really matters: the Premier League. Palmeiras equalised from a penalty ten minutes later when Thiago Silva handled the ball inside the area. I was nervous [taking the penalty], I have to be honest. It looked as if captain Cesar Azpilicueta would take the spot kick, but the mind games let Havertz have time to focus. We changed the structure again in extra time, had a different structure to defend and attack, and the team did very well to control the match completely. Chelsea team members after becoming champions. They're off celebrating like the Club World Cup is the best thing since sliced bread. After champions of Europe, we are now champions of the world. Palmeiras were far from pushovers, baffling many a casual observer on social media. Chelsea won their first Club World Cup title with a 2-1 win over Brazilian side Palmeiras after extra time in Abu Dhabi. The Blues defeated Palmeiras 2-1 on Saturday to become champions of the world for the first time in their history. The former Scotland international quickly realises Havertz scored the only goal of the game in May's Champions League final win over City. In attack, Rony is also expected to start once again as he's now scored double-digit goals in back-to-back seasons for the club. A Daily CBS Soccer Podcast where we take you beyond the pitch and around the globe for commentary, previews, recaps and more. Reserve assistant referee:[2] Please also read our Privacy Notice and Terms of Use, which became effective December 20, 2019. Chelsea were looking to win their second title of the season, after the 2021 UEFA Super Cup. Abdelhak Etchiali (Algeria) When asked about Chelsea winning every trophy available, he added: I'm a part of it and I'm happy to have the chance. [6], Chelsea reached their second FIFA Club World Cup Final in two appearances, having done so previously in 2012, which they lost to Corinthians. [7][8], Palmeiras were competing in the FIFA Club World Cup for the second consecutive time, having finished fourth in 2020. Meanwhile, Ben Chilwell remains out due to his his knee injury, while Reece James is nearing his return from a hamstring injury. The Blues barely got by Al-Hilal in the semifinals, winning 1-0, while Palmeras took care of Al Ahly 2-0. (Photo: Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images), Chelsea simply dont progress the ball towards the opposition goal as frequently, either with forward-thinking passes or direct dribbling, Club World Cup finalists Chelsea are not playing well but finding ways to win, unlike some other top Premier League sides at the moment, This summer 14 Chelsea players will have two years or less remaining on their contracts, it is unusual for a club that usually sells so well, 2022 World Athletics Championships: Noah Lyles sets American record as U.S. sweeps men's 200m, Giants sign reliever Trevor Rosenthal for $4.5 million, Browns sign QB Josh Rosen as Deshaun Watson suspension looms: Reports, Saints WR Michael Thomas among notable PUP list additions, Jimbo Fisher readdresses Saban spat: 'I have great respect for Nick', Ravel Morrison joins Wayne Rooney at D.C. United, Court filing alleges Oilers owner Daryl Katz paid underage girl for sex, Division I Council recommends NCAA allow multiple transfers without penalty, Kyler Murray, Cardinals agree to 5-year contract extension.

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To make sure you never miss out on your favourite NEW stories, we're happy to send you some reminders, Click 'OK' then 'Allow' to enable notifications, Published14:57,13 February 2022 GMT| Last updated14:57,13 February 2022 GMT, ESPN's Craig Burley has criticised Chelsea's Club World Cup celebrations, claiming Premier League leaders Manchester City are pulling ahead 'where it matters.'. Havertz stepped up and slotted home to snatch a last-gasp winner. It was deserved but also lucky when you score late. Meanwhile, they're getting their backside booted all over the place by City. The final of the FIFA Club World Cup is on Saturday as Champions League winners Chelsea face Copa Libertadores winners Palmeiras in Abu Dhabi. Burley slammed his former club for treating the competition with respect live on-air and took aim at goalscorers Romelu Lukaku and Kai Havertz. Palmeiras:Not many changes are expected for the South American champs, but there will be massive pressure on the center back pairing of Gustavo Gomez and Luan. The Blues win their first ever Club World Cup as Romelu Lukaku scores a dramatic winner in extra time. He said: In the end if you score late you need luck to do it but we were relentless and we did not stop trying. When it comes to winning finals, it really doesnt matter how you do it. We can make it three by the end of the month (League Cup final against Liverpool on the 27th). Whats his point?". Neither team has ever won the competition, with Chelsea losing their only ever appearance in the final. We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, show personalized content and targeted ads, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audiences come from. Raphael Veiga fired past Edouard Mendy to ensure the game went to extra time. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: soccer | pageType: stories | Luck, skill, fate, divine intervention whatever it takes, however it happens. He said: It's amazing. He said: "I don't even watch this competition I think it's a nonsense. Maximum of five substitutions, with a sixth allowed in extra time. Chelsea scored a penalty of their own in the second half of extra time through Havertz. Antonio Rdiger (Chelsea)[1], Assistant referees:[2] I don't buy 100M strikers to win the bloody Club World Cup. We said before in the dressing room what an opportunity. By choosing I Accept, you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies. We had to be patient but relentless at the same time [] you dont want to open spaces for counter-attacks which they rely on and are very good. Cry more. So we knew it would be difficult to create half chances. It's a big penalty. The match was played at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on 12 February 2022. It's just crazy. One of the top defensive duos in all of Brazil, they will be tasked with keeping track of Romelu Lukaku. Each team was given only three opportunities to make substitutions, with a fourth opportunity in extra time, excluding substitutions made at half-time, before the start of extra time and at half-time in extra time. [4] The tournament was originally planned to take place in late 2021 in Japan, but was moved to February 2022 in the United Arab Emirates due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.[5]. It was good I kept the nerves. We trusted the statistics and I'm happy for him.. Mokrane Gourari (Algeria) Massimiliano Irrati (Italy) Speaking after the game, Havertz admitted he was nervous to take the crucial penalty. "- @CraigBurley Palmeiras won the match 20 with goals from Raphael Veiga and Dudu, their first goals in the Club World Cup. This is an amazing feeling for me.. There are still things to win and it never stops.. I was the third penalty taker but I was the only one left on the pitch. Assistant video assistant referees:[2] I don't buy 100 million strikers to win the bloody Club World Cup, I buy them to challenge Manchester City and Liverpool in the Premier League.". Neither side could find a winner in normal time and penalties seemed inevitable as legs tired. 3637-3701). Highest Floor and Highest Upside in Each Round. I dreamed always as a kid of this. 3702-3734), Tuchel not best pleased by familiar issues as Chelsea draw preseason friendly in Charlotte, Charlotte FC 1-1 (5-3 p/k) Chelsea, Friendly: Post-match reaction, WAGNH on Tour: Las Vegas to Orlando, on the wings of trivago, The Daily Aubrey-Maturin: The Reverse of the Medal (Book 11), Chapters 3-4 (pg. Mustapha Ghorbal (Algeria) [In the first half we were] a bit stuck and we struggled with the fluidity of our match. [14], Palmeiras too entered the Club World Cup in the semi-finals stage, where they played African champions Al Ahly of Egypt. Germany international Kai Havertz, who also scored the Champions League winning goal, converted from the penalty spot in the 117th minute to seal victory for Thomas Tuchels side. There are no regrets. [15], Man of the Match: section: | slug: chelsea-vs-palmeiras-club-world-cup-final-live-stream-tv-channel-how-to-watch-online-news-odds | sport: soccer | route: | [13], Palmeiras entered the tournament as the winners of the Copa Libertadores, defeating another Brazilian club Flamengo after extra time in the final, which took place a few days before the draw for the Club World Cup.

With three minutes of extra time remaining, however, Luan Garcia blocked Cesar Azpilicueta's shot with his hand and Beath was sent to the pitchside monitor once again. They're off salivating about winning it. They had huge sacrifice against the ball, suffer and defend together. This is Tuchel's third major trophy during his Chelsea reign, having won the Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and now the Club World Cup. Goalkeeper Eduoard Mendy, fresh off winning AFCON is also back in the fold. 2004-2022 CBS Interactive. [But] then the whole story starts from scratch [after their equalizer], which is mentally and physically not easy. All that matters is whether you win, or whether you fail to win. Here's our storylines, how you can watch the match and more: Craving even more coverage of the world's game? Chelsea won the match 21 after extra time for their first FIFA Club World Cup title. All that made for an intense, sometimes frustrating game that probably wasnt great entertainment for the neutral, but as Kai Havertz once said in Porto, to be very honest, I dont give a [FUN] about that. Topics:.css-a9imvo{color:#74b87f;}Chelsea, FIFA Club World Cup, Premier League, @media (max-width:767px){.css-4n1las{display:none;}}Chosen for You@media (min-width:768px){.css-1s8mc50{display:none;}}Chosen for You, RB Leipzig Request Rematch With Liverpool With Darwin Nunez Condition, Erik Ten Hag Gives Brutally Honest Assessment Of Harry Maguire Booing, Darwin Nunez's Individual Highlights Against RB Leipzig Has Liverpool Fans Very Excited, Darwin Nunez's Liverpool Career Bursts Into Life With FOUR Goals Against RB Leipzig, Jesse Lingard Joins Nottingham Forest On One-Year Deal After Leaving Manchester United, More Bets Placed On Manchester United To Win The Premier League Than Anyone Else, Havertz scored the only goal of the game in May's Champions League final win over City, Jeff Stelling echoed Burley's thoughts earlier on Saturday, It looked as if captain Cesar Azpilicueta would take the spot kick, N'Golo Kante Is One Of Four Players To Win The Premier League, Champions League, Club World Cup And World Cup, Chelsea To Trial 'Robot Referee' Technology At FIFA Club World Cup, Cesar Azpilicueta's Mind Games Before Kai Havertz's Winning Penalty In Club World Cup Final Were Genius, Jeff Stelling Branded 'Ignorant' For His Comments On FIFA Club World Cup. Despite going a goal down, Palmeiras remained resilient and continued to put the west London side under pressure. Following a check from the video assistant referee, referee Chris Beath pointed to the spot.