7 December 2012 Last updated at 11:26

Fifa Club World Cup: Brazilian club Corinthians raring to go

Fifa Club World Cup

  • Venues: International Stadium, Yokohama & Toyota Stadium
  • Date: 6-16 December

Coverage: Live coverage of semi-finals (BBC HD/Red Button/online) and final (BBC Two/HD/online)

BBC Sport's Dan Roan looks ahead to the 2012 Fifa Club World Cup, where Brazil's Corinthians will compete alongside Chelsea.

The tournament takes place in Japan between 6 and 16 December and involves the champions of all six Fifa confederations.

As winners of the Champions League, Chelsea will represent Europe, while Copa Libertadores champions Corinthians will represent South America.