Participants: Manchester United FC (England) - 2007/08 UEFA Champions' League winners LDU de Quito (Ecuador) - 2008 Copa Libertadores winners Gamba Osaka (Japan) - 2008 Asian Champions' League winners Pachuca CF (Mexico) - 2007/08 FC Champions Cup winners Waitakere United (New Zealand) - 2007/08 Oceanian Champions' Cup winners Al-Ahly FC (Egypt) - 2008 African Champions' Cup winners Adelaide United (Australia) - 2008 Japanese Championship winners NB: as a Japanese club (Gamba Osaka) won the Asian CL, the losing finalists (Adelaide United) will enter in place of the Japanese champions Round 1 11-12-08 19:45 Match 1. Adelaide United 2-1 Waitakere United Tokyo Quarter Finals (Round 2) 13-12-08 13:45 Match 2. Al-Ahly 2-4 Pachuca CF [aet] Tokyo 14-12-08 19:30 Match 3. Adelaide United 0-1 Gamba Osaka Toyota Semi Finals 17-12-08 19:30 Match 4. Pachuca CF 0-2 LDU de Quito Tokyo 18-12-08 19:30 Match 5. Gamba Osaka 3-5 Manchester United Yokohama 5th Place Match 18-12-08 16:30 Match 6. Al-Ahly 0-1 Adelaide United Yokohama 3rd Place Match 21-12-08 16:30 Match 7. Pachuca CF 0-1 Gamba Osaka Yokohama Final 21-12-08 19:30 Match 8. LDU de Quito 0-1 Manchester United Yokohama Note: Venue: Tokyo = Tokyo National Stadium (in Tokyo) Toyota = Toyota Stadium (in Toyota, Aichi) Yokohama = International Stadium Yokohama (in Yokohama, Kanagawa) "International Stadium Yokohama" is called as "Nissan Stadium" in usual, but FIFA bans the name under the naming rights deal in its tournament. On the other hand, Toyota City was changed its name in 1959, so there is no problem about the name of stadium. The times of kick-off are in Japan Standard Time (JST), +9:00 from UTC. Confederation A-C = drawn from the three champion clubs of AFC Champions League, CAF Champions League and CONCACAF Champions Cup
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Authors: Marcelo Leme de Arruda
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Last updated: 21 May 2009
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