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Thursday December 15, 2011

Club World Cup Final, the Much Anticipated Barça VS Santos (VIDEO)

Club World Cup Final, the Much Anticipated Barça VS Santos (VIDEO)

Photo: Neymar Vs. Messi

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The best soccer team in Europe, and the best in South America will clash Sunday in a Club World Cup Final that is a duel between Neymar and Leo Messi.

Barça defeated the Quatari squad this morning in a game that left striker David Villa with a fractured tibia; Chilean Alexis Sánchez—who incidentally replaced Villa, also left the game injured, he tore a hamstring.

Even with two injured star-strikers, Barcelona should be quite the contender for the Brazilians, whose last appearance in the tournament was back in 1963 with Pelé leading the attack.

This time around, Santos’ figure is young Neymar, rapidly raising as a soccer superstar and the author of the best goal of the tournament, so far:

Don’t miss this rivalry unfold! The best two teams in the world collide Sunday (11.30, GMT+1), who will it be, Messi and the Barcelona FC, or new sensation Neymar and the Brazilian Santos?