Club America's last outing at the Club World Cup was a disaster but with La Volpe in charge, this season's tournament should be different.
Toni Kroos says that he and Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo joining the group who have won three Club World Cup times would be special.
Zinedine Zidane says Real Madrid want to add another page to their Japanese history by winning the Club World Cup.
Ricardo La Volpe will remain at the helm of America through the end of his contract in June of 2017, sporting director Ricardo Pelaez said.
Japanese champions Kashima Antlers beat Auckland City of New Zealand 2-1 in the opening game of the Club World Cup on Thursday.
Atletico Nacional head to the Club World Cup in Japan with the dreams of millions of Colombians and Brazilians, after the Chapecoense air crash.