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“They will reach the Worlds as the favorite” - Ex-Brazilian footballer believes Flamengo would be the Club World Cup favorite over Chelsea

1 month ago   |   By CaughtOffside

The FIFA Club World Cup will occur in early 2022 in the United Arab Emirates. Chelsea FC booked their ticket to the competition after winning the UEFA Champions League this year.
Usually, the European side is the favorite in the tournament, but in 2012 Corinthians did pull off the upset when they defeated Chelsea. One of the players on that squad, Emerson Sheik, spoke to TNT Sports Brazil , where he stated that The Blues wouldn't be the favorite if a particular team wins the Copa Libertadores.
Flamengo is facing Palmeiras in the Libertadores final. If the Rio de Janeiro-based club...
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