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  • Home triumph sends fans delirious

    Home triumph sends fans delirious

    A wrap-up of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008, which saw the hosts pip Spain to first place following a nail-biting penalty shoot-out.
  • Falcao treble downs Ukraine

    Falcao treble downs Ukraine

    A Falcao hat-trick helped Brazil reach the last four having won all six of their games, but Ukraine can nonetheless take pride from their 5-3 defeat.

    First round - Group C
    03 October UKR6:2 (1:0)GUA
    05 October ARG2:2 (0:0)UKR
    07 October UKR5:1 (2:0)EGY
    09 October UKR4:2 (1:1)CHN
    Second round - Group E
    11 October UKR0:4 (0:0)ITA
    12 October UKR4:5 (3:5)IRN
    14 October BRA5:3 (4:2)UKR

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    BRA3939
    ITA3984
    IRN310104
    UKR37140
    • Iran's coach Shams Hossei is seeing during the match against Ukraine at the FIFA Futsal world Cup in Rio de Janeiro, October 12 2008
    • Iran's Vahid Shamsaee celebrates with teammate Mohammad Taheri after scoring against Ukraine at the FIFA Futsal world Cup in Rio de Janeiro, October 12 2008
    • Iran's coach Shams Hossei is seen after the victory over Ukraine at the FIFA Futsal World Cup in Rio e Janeiro, October 12
    • Brazil's coach PC de Oliveira gives instructions to his player during a time out at the FIFA Futsal World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, October 14 2008
    • Brazil's Falcao celebrates
    • Brazil's Falcao in action against Ukraine
    • Brazil's Cico fights for the ball with Ukraine's goalkeeper Vladyslav Lysenko
    • Brazil's players celebrate
    • Brazil's players celebrate

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPEN2PGFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    724212081271177556581010

    Tournaments
    FIFA Futsal World Cup Final All editions