Could Adama Traore be set for a return to Spain? LaLiga's two biggest clubs are reportedly circling.
Luis Cardenas saved two penalties and scored the decisive kick in Monterrey's triumph over Al-Hilal, earning him the plaudits of his coach.
Monterrey finish third at the Club World Cup after beating Al-Hilal 4-3 on penalties following a 2-2 draw after 90 minutes.
Flamengo reached the Club World Cup final with a 3-1 win over Al Hilal and head coach Jorge Jesus claimed they fear no other teams.
Bruno Henrique ensured Flamengo did not suffer a shock loss in the Club World Cup semi-finals as they beat Al Hilal 3-1.
Jorge Jesus is confident Flamengo will beat Liverpool to the Club World Cup title, but first they face his former employers Al Hilal.
Al Hilal will face Flamengo in their Club World Cup semi-final and Bafetimbi Gomis is optimistic of his side's chances.
Al Hilal had the better of their Club World Cup quarter-final against ES Tunis but they needed a late Bafetimbi Gomis strike to progress.
Al Hilal make their Club World Cup debut against ES Tunis on Saturday, as the African champions try to improve on a poor 2018 showing.
UEFA Champions League holders Liverpool are favourites to win the Club World Cup and claim an intercontinental trophy for the first time.