"It was important for us to get the win today. This third place is truly a very good thing. We've made even more progress this year and we're on the right track. Next year we'll be back and aiming to win this competition." Madjer, Portugal forward.

"We knew we were capable of winning today, so we never had any doubts. I'm very happy that we've finished this competition in third place." Belchior, Portugal attacker.

"It was very difficult to recover from yesterday's disappointment. We thought we'd be able to but the match proved us wrong." Amarelle, Spain captain.

"I'm very pleased that my players put on one last good display for the fans in Marseille. I'm just sad that they lacked a bit of good fortune." Joaquin Alonso, Spain coach.