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Sources: Gallardo to coach Benzema, Al Ittihad

Marcelo Gallardo has accepted an 18-month contract to coach Karim Benzema, Fabinho and Ngolo Kanté at Al Ittihad, sources told ESPN in Argentina.

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Ancelotti wishes Xabi Alonso could replace him at Real Madrid (0:51)
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Man City could meet Benzema in 2023 CWC final

Manchester City could face Karim Benzema's Al Ittihad in the FIFA Club World Cup final in December in Saudi Arabia after the draw on Tuesday.

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Australia, NZ mull Club World Cup bid in 2029

Football Australia (FA) chief James Johnson believes FIFA's expanded Club World Cup is going to be a big success and is mulling a joint bid with New Zealand to host the second edition in 2029.

Craig Burley sounds off on 'money grab' Club World Cup (2:00)
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Ancelotti hails Valverde, Vinicius after CWC win

Carlo Ancelotti praised Vinicius Junior and Federico Valverde after both scored twice in Real Madrid's win in the Club World Cup final.

Futbol Americas gets heated over Seattle's Club World Cup exit (1:47)
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Benzema, Courtois out of Club World Cup semi

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has a selection headache for the Club World Cup semifinal with Karim Benzema and Thibaut Courtois ruled out.