The 2019 FIFA Club World Cup (CLUBWC) is the only tournament where the champions from each FIFA Confederation's Champions League participate. The CLUBWC is typically hosted by a single country, and the champion from the host country's premier league receives a berth in the tournament. The 2019 CLUBWC is hosted by Qatar, an AFC member FA.
Real Madrid won the 2018 CLUBWC, their 3rd consecutive.
*With Qatar as the host country, the 2018-2019 Qatar Stars League champion was given the 2nd AFC berth.
|Stage||# Teams||New Teams Entering This Round||Teams From Previous Round||Format|
|1st Round||2||2018-2019 Qatar Stars League champion, 2019 OFCCL champion||Knockout match w/extra time, then penalty shoot-out (if necessary)|
|2nd Round||4||2019 AFCCL champion, 2019 CAFCL champion, 2019 CNCFCL champion||winner from 1st Round||Knockout match w/extra time, then penalty shoot-out (if necessary)|
|5th Place Final||2||None||2 losers from 2nd Round||Knockout match w/penalty shoot-out (if necessary)|
|Semifinals||4||2019 COPALIB champion, 2018-2019 UEFACL champion||2 winners from 2nd Round||Knockout match w/extra time, then penalty shoot-out (if necessary)|
|3rd Place Final||2||None||2 losers from Semifinals||Knockout match w/penalty shoot-out (if necessary)|
|Final||2||None||2 winners from Semifinals||Knockout match w/extra time, then penalty shoot-out (if necessary)|
3rd Place Finals
5th Place Final