Chelsea are prone to discover out in a while Wednesday the place their FIFA Membership World Cup matches shall be performed in December, with the United Arab Emirates anticipated to be confirmed because the venue, Sky Sports activities Information has been informed. Thomas Tuchel’s facet certified for the match because of beating Manchester Metropolis within the Champions League last, after which Villarreal within the Tremendous Cup.
The video games have been as a result of be performed in Japan, however they pulled out as hosts final month due to the excessive variety of Coronavirus instances within the nation.South Africa, Qatar and the UAE have been rapidly recognized as doable new venues for the occasion, however South Africa introduced a fortnight in the past their very own Covid-19 issues meant they needed to withdraw.
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With Qatar internet hosting the Arab Cup within the first half of December, it now appears to be like inevitable that UAE will stage the Membership World Cup.
Chelsea will face Egyptian facet Al Ahly and New Zealand’s Auckland Metropolis, who’re among the many 10 groups who’ve certified for the match.
The matter is on the agenda within the FIFA Council assembly going down Wednesday afternoon.