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  • Beach kings made to earn crown

    Beach kings made to earn crown

    Sunday 27 July 2008
    FIFA.com looks back at the highlights from Marseille 2008, where beach soccer titans Brazil were made to work hard to retain their world title.
  • Trio finalise quarter-final field

    Trio finalise quarter-final field

    Tuesday 22 July 2008
    Brazil and Spain seized Group D's tickets to the last eight, while Russia beat United Arab Emirates in their winner-takes-all battle to progress.
  • Amarelle fires Spain into quarters

    Amarelle fires Spain into quarters

    Tuesday 22 July 2008

    Spain overcame a brave early challenge from Japan to win 6-1 and move into the last eight. The result ended the Asians' participation in the event.

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  • Japan's goalkeeper eyes the ball while Spain's Javier Torres tries a bicycle kick during their group-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • Cheerleaders pose at Marseille 2008
  • Japan's Michio Oshiro looks dejected after loosing against Spain in their group-phase match at Marseille 2008

Fixtures and Results

First stage
MatchDate - Time Results
618 Jul - 16:15 Mexico4:3 (0:1, 0:0, 4:2)Japan
1620 Jul - 19:15 Japan1:8 (0:1, 1:5, 0:2)Brazil
2322 Jul - 17:45 Spain6:1 (0:0, 4:1, 2:0)Japan

Statistics

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351880310023152321200