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In photos: Club World Cup final

Published 2223 GMT (0623 HKT) December 20, 2014
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The stars line up. Real Madrid's players pose with Morocco's Prince Moulay Hassan before the FIFA Club World Cup final against San Lorenzo at the Marrakesh stadium. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
South American champions San Lorenzo went into the final as the underdogs but at least Pope Francis is in their corner as a lifelong fan of the Argentine club. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos celebrates as he puts the European Champions ahead in the first half. FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images
San Lorenzo's Uruguayan forward Martin Cauteruccio tries to get his side back in the match in Marrakesh. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
There are concerns for Real Madrid when Brazilian defender Marcelo limps off during the first half. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
But the smiles are soon back for Real Madrid when Gareth Bale (right) scores a second goal against San Lorenzo. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Real superstar Cristiano Ronaldo may have had a quiet night in Morocco but he gives his teammates the thumbs up as they secure victory. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
It's been a year to celebrate for Real Madrid who finally get their hands on the Club World Cup -- their fourth trophy of 2014. FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images