Al Ahly managed to win third place at the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar by defeating Palmeiras on penalties.
They defeated Al Ahly 2-0. In the Final they will face the Tigres de la UANL (MEX).
Al Ahly (EGY) defeated local Al Duhail (QAT) 1-0 and again qualified for a FIFA Club World Cup Semifinal. This is the third time they have succeeded.