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Sanfrecce off to winning start at Club World Cup

Soccer Dec 10, 2015

Sanfrecce off to winning start at Club World Cup

by Andrew McKirdy

Yusuke Minagawa and Tsukasa Shiotani scored either side of halftime as J. League champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima beat New Zealand part-timers Auckland City 2-0 on Thursday to kick off the Club World Cup. Sanfrecce, who captured their third J. League title in four years last weekend, ...

San Lorenzo advances to Club World Cup final

Soccer Dec 18, 2014

San Lorenzo advances to Club World Cup final

Real Madrid's opponents in the Club World Cup final will be San Lorenzo after the South American champions ended a storybook run by amateur side Auckland City with a labored 2-1 semifinal win on Wednesday. Madrid will be heavily favored to win its first Club ...