Club Deportivo Guadalajara S.A. de C.V., founded on the 8th May 1906, is one of the most decorated teams in Mexican football.
CD Guadalajara qualified for UAE 2018 after winning the CONCACAF champions league trophy for the second time. On the way to the final they beat Cibao (7-0, on aggregate), Seattle Sounders (3-1, on aggregate) and NY Red Bulls (1-0, on aggregate). They beat Toronto FC 2-1 in both legs of the final. This was their first time in the FIFA Club World Cup.
José Saturnino Cardozo
Raúl Gudiño (1), Miguel Jiménez (34), Antonio Torres (35)
Josecarlos Van Rankin (2), Carlos Salcido (3), Jair Pereira (4), Hedgardo Marin (5), Edwin Hernández (6), Miguel Ponce (16), Jesús Sánchez (17), Miguel Basulto (28)
Orbelín Pineda (7), Eduardo López (10), Isaác Brizuela (11), Walter Sandoval (13), Michael Pérez (25), Alex Zendejas (29), Alan Cervantes (31), Fernando Beltrán (36), César Huerta (37)
Alan Pulido (9), Ángel Zaldívar (14), Jesús Godinez (23)
CONCACAF Champions League
Mexico first division
Champion of Champions