Russia – Italy: Quotes
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Alessandro Nuccorini, Italy coach
We put in a great performance and the players got the bronze medal that they deserved.

Grana, Italy player
Today we proved that we're men and we did a professional job. We were the better team today, and I am sure that Brazil will have a good lasting impression of us. The support of the fans was very important for us.

Konstantin Dushkevich, Russia player
Overall, we had a good tournament. We were absolutely sensational against Brazil and in the second half today, we were better than Italy. This World Cup has shown that Russia is a good footballing team and that we will be able to develop a winning mentality in the future.

Oleg Ivanov, Russia coach
In 2004, Russia did not qualify for the World Cup, and now we are in the top four - that underlines the development of Russian futsal. We played some excellent matches against strong teams such as Brazil, Argentina and Italy.