2007 FIFA Club World Cup Final
From Wikipedia the free encyclopedia
|Event||2007 FIFA Club World Cup|
|Date||16 December 2007|
|Referee||Marco Rodríguez (Mexico)|
8 °C (46 °F)
The match pitted Milan of Italy, the UEFA club champions, against Boca Juniors of Argentina, the CONMEBOL club champions. Milan won 4–2 in a match watched by 68,263 people. In doing so, Milan became the first non-Brazilian team – and first European – to win the Club World Cup. They won their fourth FIFA Club World Cup/Intercontinental Cup and avenged their 2003 Intercontinental Cup defeat to Boca Juniors. Milan also overtook Boca Juniors, Nacional, Peñarol, Real Madrid and São Paulo as the only team to have won the competition four times. Kaká was named as man of the match.
Road to final
|Winner of the 2007 Copa Libertadores||Qualification||Winner of the 2006–07 UEFA Champions League|
|1–0 Étoile du Sahel||Semi-finals||1–0 Urawa Red Diamonds|
|Palacio 22' |
|Report||Inzaghi 21', 71' |
|Shots on target||9||7|
- "Match Report" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de Football Association. Retrieved 28 May 2012.
- "Toyota Cup – Most Valuable Player of the Match Award". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 20 December 2007. Archived from the original on 24 December 2008. Retrieved 17 December 2008.
- "Match Statistics". FIFA. Archived from the original on 15 July 2010. Retrieved 28 May 2012.