Earlier, UAE media broke the news that due to the schedule problems caused by the new crown epidemic, the 2020 Club World Cup originally scheduled to be held in Doha in December this year will be cancelled, while the New World Club Cup originally planned for 2021 in China The game will also be held in a different location. Media person Ma Dexing said that this news is not groundless.
Due to conflicts with the postponed European Cup and America's Cup, the New World Club Cup tournament originally scheduled to be held in China in the summer of 2021 has been postponed. FIFA President Infantino has said that there are three time periods to choose from: the second half of 2021, 2022 or 2023.
Media person Ma Dexing said that considering the Qatar World Cup in 2022, the Asian Cup in 2023 and the change of FIFA, in comparison, only the second half of 2021 is a more suitable time for the Club World Cup. .
However, due to China's vast territory and the large temperature difference between North and South, if the Club World Cup is arranged at the end of the year, many cities are no longer suitable for football matches. In addition, China will host the Winter Olympics in early 2022, which will also affect the organization of the Club World Cup. Based on various factors, the rumors that the 2021 Club World Cup may change the host location may not be groundless.