Western Sydney Wanderers
Algerian side ES Setif beat Western Sydney Wanderers 5-4 on penalties to seal fifth place at the Club World Cup in Marrakech.
Romeo Castelen opened the scoring in the fifth minute for the Asian Champions League winners with a fine drive after a pass from Labinot Haliti.
Haliti then headed against the crossbar from a corner and fired over the bar from a Seyi Adeleke cross just before half-time.
Setif, though, came out stronger from the break and Daniel Mullen put through...
HOOFDDORP, Netherlands -- The international players' union wants FIFA to investigate why a Club World Cup match was played on a potentially dangerous rain-soaked field in Morocco.
FIFPro said letting the Cruz Azul-Western Sydney Wanderers quarterfinal match continue in Rabat on Saturday "posed a serious threat to the health and safety of all players."
The Mexican club won 3-1 in extra time with players splashing through large puddles.
FIFPro official Tijs Tummers said "players as workers have...