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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.
  • Fernandao fires Spain to win

    Fernandao fires Spain to win

    Spain made sure of top spot in Group F with a comfortable 4-1 victory in the Gimnasio Nilson Nelsen in Brasilia on Tuesday afternoon.
    First round - Group B
    30 September PAR5:0 (3:0)USA
    02 October POR3:2 (1:1)PAR
    06 October THA0:8 (0:3)PAR
    08 October ITA2:4 (2:1)PAR
    Second round - Group F
    11 October PAR3:3 (2:1)ARG
    12 October RUS5:4 (2:1)PAR
    14 October PAR1:4 (0:1)ESP

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    ESP31149
    RUS39114
    ARG3672
    PAR38121
    • Spain's Fernandao celebrates with teammate Andreu after scoring against Paraguay at the FIFA Futsal World Cup in Brasilia, October14 2008
    • Spain's coach Venancio López talks to Andreu during the match against Paraguay at the FIFA Futsal World Cup in Brasilia, October14 2008
    • Spanish players celebrate a goal
    • Spain's Daniel fights for the ball with Paraguay's goalkeeper Carlos Espinola
    • Players of Spain celebrate
    • Spain's Daniel fights for the ball with Paraguay's Rodolfo Roman
    • Spain's Javi Rodriguez fights for the ball with Paraguay's Horacio Osorio
    • Spain's Javi Rodríguez fights for the ball with Paraguay's Oscar Jara
    • Spain's Javi Eseverri fights for the ball with Paraguay's Rodolfo Roman

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPEN2PGFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    72717171992165850581301

    Tournaments
    FIFA Futsal World Cup Final All editions