- Draw in Abu Dhabi determined who plays who in the quarter-finals
- Tournament to be held in United Arab Emirates on 6-16 December
- Reigning champions Real Madrid looking to defend title
The official draw for the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017, which took place in Abu Dhabi at 12:00 local time on Monday 9 October, was streamed live on FIFA.com.
The draw marked the start of the countdown to the Club World Cup, which will take place on 6-16 December in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
*Participating teams *Al Jazira Club (UAE league champions)
Auckland City (winners of the OFC Champions League)
Pachuca (winners of the CONCACAF Champions League)
Real Madrid (winners of the UEFA Champions League)
Winners of the CAF Champions League (tournament concludes on 5 November)
Winners of the AFC Champions League (tournament concludes on 25 November)
Winners of the Copa Libertadores (tournament concludes on 29 November)