The bronze medalist of the club world Cup was «Sanfrecce Hiroshima». Japanese club in the match for third place was a victory for «Guangzhou Evergrande» 2:1.
«Sanfrecce Hiroshima»: Hayashi, Miyahara, Siotani, Mizumoto, Shimizu (Sasaki, 87), Mikic (Kashiwa, 67), Aoyama, Marutani, Hashim, Asano, Sato (Douglas 58)
«Guangzhou Evergrande»: Li Shuai, Zhang Lineman, Mei Fan, Kim Young-Gwon, Lee Suapan, Paulinho, Zheng Zhi, Gao Lin, Ricardo Gular (Liu Jian, 81), Juan Bowen (Yu Hanchao, 86), Elkeson (Zheng LUN, 46)
On the 3rd minute of the guests played the «short» corner. Followed by a canopy in the penalty area. Juan Bowen the ball goalwards – the opposition goalkeeper parried away. Gao Lin struck. Paulinho head touched the ball into the net 0:1.
In the 70th minute, the hosts took a corner. Douglas from a tight angle head ferried the ball into the net 1:1. In the 83rd minute made the pass on the wing and hung. Asano struck his head – the ball hit the crossbar. Douglas flicked the ball into the net 2:1.