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Copa Libertadores Champion River Plate, on Tuesday night, became a victim of an upset in the Club World Cup against United Arab Emirates (UAE) club Al Ain. Al Ain defeated River Plate by 5-4 (2-2) in the exciting semifinal match to the penalty shootout at Hajja Bin Jayayad Stadium. According to the BBC, Santos Bore scored two goals for the team of River Plate, the strong contender of the win in this crucial match.
The match began to be fantastic for Al Ain and Marcus Berg gave the team a lead in the third minute. However, the river plate has been able to match in the 11th minute. Five minutes later, the sack doubled the edge of the river plate. The beginning of the second half of the match was excellent for Al Ain In the 51st minute, Lukas Fernándes scored the equalizer for Al Ain. After this, no team managed to score the winning goal.