Joy to the players of Al Ain after they stafschoppen better had taken.
The champion worked in the regular time of the duel with Team Wellington, a delay of 0-3 away: 3-3. In the extension caused no hits after Al Ain the penalty better took: 4-3.
Marcus Berg brought on behalf of the home team in the 85th minute of the second half on his name. The former striker of FC Groningen and PSV was as a substitute just seven minutes in the field. Berg was the only player of Al Ain in the penalty shoot-out missed. Team Wellington from New Zealand failed, Angus Kilkolly and Justin Gulley of eleven metres.
Danny Makkelie acted as videoscheids (VAR) in the opener.
At the world CHAMPIONSHIPS for club teams do six champions of the continental bekertoernooien and the champion of the organizing country. Title holder Real Madrid is flowing only in the semi-final battle, with a duel on Wednesday 19 december.
Al Ain will play Saturday in the second round against Espérance Sportive de Tunis from Tunisia.