Club World Cup 2016: Real Madrid to the final against Kashima Antlers
The Real Madrid will play the final of the 2016 Club World Cup after overcoming in his semifinal America of Mexico. The Mexicans, who came to have passed in the quarterfinals to Jeonbuk not disturbed at all to Madrid with two goals in each half discounts, the win by 2-0.
The America, despite the opponent in front of him, tried to be true to his style and always try to get the ball played from behind. The madridista set he had only to press and cause the error to recover to start unsettle the goal, but the Zidane they lacked rhythm and continuity in the game, probably still in the process of adjusting to life in Japan.
The first came in the discount of the first part, work of Benzema to pass Toni Kroos. In addition, the ruling did not come until surpassed 90 minutes into the match when Cristiano Ronaldo made the second and celebrated the goal that had looked with some anxiety during the rest of the game.
To find your second World Club Championship (or fifth Intercontinental Cup for the classics), Real Madrid will have to overcome in the end to Kashima Antlers. The Japanese group came into the tournament as host in his capacity as champion of the last Japanese league and will have the opportunity to play the final match for the title.
Kashima, in his third game in the competition, measured forces to a National Athletic, which was disappointing and gave the defeat conceding three goals. The account opened Shoma, enjoying a penalty shot that the referee had indicated that corrected by attendees video, and Endo and Yuma closed the account in the final minutes.
Thus, Kashima Antlers became the third team not American or European to reach the final of the Club World Cup, following in the footsteps of Mazembe and Raja Casablanca (another host in playing the final). Sunday and against Real Madrid, will look round their surprising participation in this tournament.