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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.
  • Mexico come up short in Marseille

    Mexico come up short in Marseille

    Tuesday 22 July 2008
    Less than a year after reaching the final of Rio de Janeiro 2007, Mexico failed to progress beyond the group stage despite a corageous effort.
  • Benjamin bullets ease Brazil through

    Benjamin bullets ease Brazil through

    Tuesday 22 July 2008

    Benjamin scored three goals, including two piledrivers from distance, to help Brazil cruise to victory over Mexico and advance as Group D winners.

  • 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.
  • D-day for last-eight aspirants

    D-day for last-eight aspirants

    Monday 21 July 2008

    Two of Brazil, Spain, Mexico and Japan will reach the quarter-finals, while United Arab Emirates or Russia will seize Group C's remaining ticket.

  • Keepers star as Argentina advance

    Keepers star as Argentina advance

    Sunday 20 July 2008
    It was a day of few goals but Argentina scored enough to make the last eight, and Brazil, Spain and Russia enough to move towards joining them.