Bayern beat Raja to win Club World Cup, 5th trophy
Bayern Munich capped the greatest year in club history by
beating Raja Casablanca 2-0 to win its first Club World Cup on
The European champions added a record fifth title to their
trophy cabinet at the tournament of continental champions to go
with the Champions League, Bundesliga, German Cup, and European
Super Cup triumphs in 2013.
Dante scored early to deflate the Moroccan hosts at Marrakech
Stadium, and Thiago Alcantara put the Bavarians in command with his
Unheralded Raja, which beat Copa Libertadores champion Atletico
Mineiro in the semifinals, used its speed on the break and came
close to scoring but ultimately couldn’t keep up with the German
Bayern coach Pep Guardiola has won the competition three times,
also with Barcelona.