Kashima Antlers 1-3 Real Madrid
Real Madrid beat Kashima Antlers to move into Club World Cup final as Gareth Bale scored a hat-trick
Gareth Bale scored the first goal just before the break at the semi-final in Abu Dhabi.
He scored his second just before 10 minutes after the break, he capitalized on a defensive error to put the ball into an empty net and then completed his hat-trick 2 minutes later from a tight angle from another Marcelo’s pass.
Shoma Doi pulled one back for the Asian champions.
Real Madrid are focused on wining the tournament for a third year in a row.
They will face Abu Dhabi side Al Ain at the Zayed Sports City Stadium on Saturday
8:30 AM PST (16:30 GMT). Al Ain qualified for semi-final by winning River Plate on penalties.