Real Madrid 1-0 Gremio: Cristiano Ronaldo's free-kick crowns Real Club World Cup champions

Cristiano Ronaldo's goal saw Real Madrid sbobet222 crowned champions of the Club World Cup for a record-equaling third time as they defeated Brazilian side Gremio 1-0.In a game lacking in chances, a signature Ronaldo free-kick from 30-yards gave the La Liga champions the lead eight minutes into the second half.Luka Modric came within inches of doubling the score for the Champions League holders in the 65th minute as his low 25-yard drive was tipped on to the post by Marcelo Grohe.The win sees Madrid become the first side to win back-to-back CWC titles and ensure the trophy heads back to Spain for a fourth consecutive year.Having deployed some of sbobet222 the best of their attacking talent in front of the crowd in Abu Dhabi, Madrid dominated proceedings from the start but Gremio's defence proved challenging to break down.Karim Benzema saw his shot blocked for a corner before Modric's whipped cross was cleared to Dani Carvajal, whose fierce strike was deflected behind in the best move of the opening 20 minutes.sbobet222