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Match 31 Ravenna - Stadio del Mare
Clear
11 September
2:3 (1:1, 1:1, 0:1)
  • Wilber ALVARADO (1'38")
  • Frank VELASQUEZ (18'09")
  • MADJER (5'31", 24'19")
  • BELCHIOR (14'28" PEN)

Referee Said HACHIM (MAD)

Summary

Portugal secure another third place

Portugal secure another third place

With an all too familiar feeling, Portugal secured yet another third place at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup – as they did in both 2008 and 2009 - after beating El Salvador 3-2. The Portuguese had completely outclassed the Central Americans in the group stages of Ravenna 2011, running out 11-2 winners, but it was a much tighter affair at Stadio del Mare today. Many El Salvador fans were in ...

Highlights

Line-up

SLV
POR
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Rudis GONZALEZ (SLV)
(POR) Ze Miguel MATEUS
Officials
  • Referee: HACHIM Said (MAD)
  • Second referee: PADO Hugo (SOL)
  • Third referee: BEREZKIN Alexander (RUS)
  • Timekeeper: ONODERA Tasuku (JPN)
  • : AROSEMENA Oscar (PAN)

Photos

  • Frank Velasquez of El Salvador and Marinho of Portugal battle for the ball
  • El Salvador say a prayer
  • Marinho of Portugal gets a red card by the referee
  • Frank Velasquez of El Salvador celebrates
  • El Salvador say a prayer
  • Madjer of Portugal celebrates
  • Fans of El Salvador
  • Frank Velasquez of El Salvador and Coimbra of Portugal battle for the ball
  • Marinho of Portugal challenges Frank Velasquez of El Salvador

Quotes

"I’m satisfied with the work my boys have put in, and even though we didn’t reach our main goal, the players have really stuck together and shown their courage, togetherness and friendship," Ze Miguel Mateus, Portugal coach

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    STATISTICS
    El SalvadorStatisticsPortugal
    29Shots30
    3Corner kicks8
    2Yellow cards1
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards1
    47%Possession (%)53%