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Liverpool News Will Liverpool take part in Club World cup after Champions League triumph

Liverpool's team bus travels past fans during the parade after claiming Champions League title in Liverpool, UK, June 2, 2019.

A meeting was held in Paris on Monday, where Qatar were confirmed as the hosts for the 2019 and 2020 editions of the tournament.

On Monday, FIFA said it chose Qatar to host the next two editions of the tournament in order to help the tiny Gulf nation prepare for hosting the 2022 World Cup - the premiere competition in global football, held every four years.

After Qatar hosts the final two editions of the tournament in its present format, FIFA will revamp it to include 24 teams, a move that has been opposed by the European Club Association (ECA) which has issued a boycott threat.

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In more recent times, Rafa Benítez's Liverpool were one of the six teams to take part in the rebranded Club World Cup in December 2005.

The competition now features the club champions of the six continental federations plus a team from the host nation since it was first staged in its current form in 2005.

Yesterday FIFA said: "In regard to the pilot edition of the expanded FIFA Club World Cup in 2021, the FIFA administration will analyse and proactively approach potential hosts before making a recommendation at the next FIFA Council meeting, in Shanghai, China PR, on 23 and 24 October".

The winners of the seven main club competitions around the world play in the Club World Cup annually. Again they lost to South American opposition, São Paulo with goalkeeper Rogério Ceni in fine form, ended lifting the trophy.

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