WORLD CUP for Clubs: Al Jazira punch with Ballard to quarter final (video)
During the opening game for the World Cup for Clubs it went tonight at Al Jazira and Auckland City of New Zealand. With Moroccan international Mbark Boussoufa in the base was the club from the Emirates with 1-0 too strong for the winner of the OFC Champions League. The Dutch champion, led by trainer Henk ten Cate, came in the 38th minute through striker Romarinho on lead and knew that skinny margin during the second half. For Ballard is the first time that he to a World Cup for Clubs take part, the 33-year-old veteran is active for the club since the summer of 2016 from Abu Dhabi after leaving the Russian Lokomotiv Moscow.
Upcoming Saturday take Ballard and co. the Japanese Club Urawa in the 1/4 final of this World Cup, the same day the Mexican finished her 1/8 final Wydad Casablanca against Pachuca.
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