Matches

16/10/2008
2:4 (1:3)
  • PULA (17'20")
  • Damir KHAMADIEV (25'31")
  • SCHUMACHER (3'45")
  • FALCAO (7'23")
  • VINICIUS (18'01")
  • GABRIEL (37'29")

Summary

Hosts advance to the final
Brazil rose to the big occasion once again, sealing their place in the FIFA Futsal World Cup final with a 4-2 victory over a resolute Russia side. More »

Line-up

12
2
5
6
7
8
8
10
10
11

Substitute(s)

1
3
6
1
2
4
4
5
9
7
11
12
13
13
14
14
3
9

Coaches

Oleg IVANOV (RUS)
(BRA) Paulo DE OLIVEIRA

Officials

Referee: ROJAS Hector (PER)Second referee: CARDOSO Antonio (POR)Third referee: KIDSON Scott (AUS)Timekeeper: AL DAWI Tawfik (LBY)

Statistics

16Shots32
4Corner kicks14
3Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
51%Possession (%)49%
  • Brazil's players line up for a team picture
  • Brazil's Tiago makes a save
  • Brazil's Ari fights for the ball with Russia's Konstantin Maevskiy
  • Brazil's Falcao comforts Russia's Konstantin Maevskiy
  • Russia's goalkeeper Sergey Zuev gestures
  • Russia's Pula shows his dejection after losing against Brazil

“My players gave it their best shot, but unfortunately it’s ended 4-2 to Brazil. We’ve lost, but I’m still very pleased with my team,” Oleg Ivanov, Russia coach