Barcelona will play against River Plate in the final of 2015 FIFA Club World Cup. Here is the IST time and telecast channels of Barca vs River Plate final match. This is the fourth appearance of the Spanish football club Barca [more than any other club in the world]. Club’s all time top goal scorer, Lionel Messi missed the semi final vs Guangzhou Evergrande, but he is expected to make return in the final. Barca are just one step away from winning third FIFA Club World Cup title.
Barcelona Vs River Plate IST Time In India
|Competition||2015 FIFA Club World Cup|
|Date||20 Dec 2015 [Local and India]|
|Time||10:30 am [GMT], 4:00 pm [IST]|
|Stadium||International Stadium Yokohama|
|Seating capacity||72,327 spectators|
|First team||River Plate|
|Telecast channels||Neo Prime, Neo Sports, Radio Barca etc.|
Telecast in India: Indian TV channels Neo Sports, Neo Prime and Radio Barca will provide live telecast of Barca vs River Plate final match of Club World Cup. Spanish fans can watch it live on TeleCinco Espana, while US fans can switch to Fox Sports Go, Fox Deportes, Fox Sports 1 to watch live telecast.
It will kick off at 4:00 pm on 20th December [Sunday] according to Indian Standard Time.
River Plate have defeated Tigres in the final of Copa Libertadores and J. League champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima in Wednesday’s FIFA Club World Cup semi final.
Barcelona are the favorite to win the title. If they wins it, they will be the first to win FIFA Club World Cup three times. But, River Plate is a potential club that can do wonders on pitch.
Luis Suarez was the hero of Barca’s 3–0 win over Guangzhou Evergrande during absence of Lionel Messi. The Uruguayan forward scored all three goals. He is expected to play against River Plate in the final.
Barcelona are hoping to have both Neymar and Lionel Messi back for the final, with the Brazil star still recovering from a groin injury and the Argentina captain having sat out the semi final due to renal colic. Rafinha and Douglas remain out due to injuries.