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Latest News

  • Tactical revolution unseats Brazil

    Tactical revolution unseats Brazil

    Tuesday 13 September 2011

    More evenly contested than some of its predecessors, the sixth FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup proved an engrossing event, ending with the tactically astute Russians deposing mighty Brazil.

  • Italian sorrow on the sand

    Italian sorrow on the sand

    Friday 9 September 2011

    Hosts Italy have been reflecting on the reasons for their shock quarter-final exit to dark horses El Salvador, with injuries, suspensions and over-confidence all possible factors.

  • El Salvador shock Italy as favourites toil

    El Salvador shock Italy as favourites toil

    Thursday 8 September 2011
    El Salvador sent hosts Italy crashing out at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, while Brazil clinched a dramatic extra-time win over Nigeria, and Portugal and Russia also won their respective last-eight matches.

Latest Videos


  • Agustin Ruiz of El Salvador is challenged by Francesco Corosinitti of Italy
  • Frank Velasquez of el Salvador celebrates
  • Wilber Alvarado and Paolo Palmacci of Italy battle for the ball

Fixtures and Results

First stage
MatchDate - Time Results
301 Sep - 18:30 Italy6:6 a.e.t. 5:4 PSO (1:1, 2:3, 3:2, 0:0)Iran
1103 Sep - 18:30 Senegal4:4 a.e.t. 2:3 PSO (0:2, 0:0, 4:2, 0:0)Italy
1905 Sep - 18:30 Italy3:2 (0:1, 1:0, 2:1)Switzerland
MatchDate - Time Results
2708 Sep - 18:30 Italy5:6 a.e.t. (1:1, 2:3, 2:1, 0:1)El Salvador