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FIFA Futsal World Cup: Complete game results Day 1-19
Sunday, 19 October 2008 12:00

2008 Fifa Futsal World Cup Brazil: Report on all the Day 1-19 games and current standings: Today's World Cup Final Match - Brazil 2 Spain 2 (Brazil wins on penalty shootout 4-3) Third Place Consolation Match - Russia 1 Italy 2 (Italy takes third place)

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Futsal World Cup Finals - Brazil 2 Spain 2 (Brazil wins penalty shootout 4-3)

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Twelve years have elapsed since Brazil last claimed the FIFA Futsal World Cup. But thanks to two fabulous penalty saves from Franklin in a heart-stopping shootout, the Auriverde finally ended their long wait to rule the world once again, prevailing 4-3 from the spot after a thrilling 2-2 draw.


Third Place Consolation Match - Russia 1 Italy 2

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Said Assis's goal 14 seconds from time gave Italy a 2-1 victory in the match for third place of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008. As early as the first minute, Italy had a good chance to take the lead.


SEMI_FINALS (OCT 16) REPORT.

BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Semi-Finals game Brazil 4 Russia 2

RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Semi-finals game: Brazil 4 Russia 2

Brazil will face off against either Spain or Italy for the title of 2008 FIFA Futsal World Cup champions after the hosts emerged with a 4-2 victory from their semi-final against Russia.

SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Semi-finals game Spain 3 Italy 2

ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Semi-finals game: Spain 3 Italy 2

Holders Spain needed extra-time to see off Italy 3-2 and book a place against the hosts in the final of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008.


DAY 15 (OCT 14) REPORT.

ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 15 game: Italy 5 Iran 5

IRAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 15 game: Italy 5 Iran 5

Edgar Bertoni struck a last-gasp equaliser to secure a place in the last four for Italy as the Azzurri came from behind to clinch a thrilling 5-5 draw with Iran.

UKRAINE TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 15 game: Brazil 5 Ukraine 3

BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 15 game Brazil 5 Urkaine 3

Brazil marched into the semi-finals having won all of their six games today, but their Ukrainian opponents bowed out with their heads held high following a 5-3 defeat by the formidable hosts.

PARAGUAY TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 15 game: Paraguay 1 Spain 4

SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 15 game Paraguay 1 Spain 4

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.


ARGENTINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 15 game: Argentina 2 Russia 2

RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 15 game: Argentina 2 Russia 2

A 2-2 draw with Argentina was enough to see Russia through to the semi-finals and set-up a rematch with hosts Brazil in the process.

Group E
TeamMPWDLGFGAPts
Brazil3300939
Italy3111984
Iran311110104
Ukraine30037140

Brazil and Italy Advance to Semi-finals

Group F
TeamMPWDLGFGAPts
Spain33001149
Russia31119114
Argentina3021672
Paraguay30128121

Spain andRussia advance to semi-finals.

Second round is Group E and F. Top two winners of groups E and F play in Semi-finals.

Group E
MatchDate - TimeVenue  
4111/10 10:30Rio De Janeiro BrazilIran
4211/10 12:30Rio De Janeiro UkraineItaly
4512/10 10:30Rio De Janeiro ItalyBrazil
4612/10 12:30Rio De Janeiro UkraineIran
4914/10 10:30Rio De Janeiro BrazilUkraine
5014/10 10:30Brasilia IranItaly

Group F
MatchDate - TimeVenue  
4311/10 10:30Brasilia ParaguayArgentina
4411/10 12:30Brasilia SpainRussia
4712/10 10:30Brasilia SpainArgentina
4812/10 12:30Brasilia RussiaParaguay
5114/10 12:30Rio De Janeiro ArgentinaRussia
5214/10 12:30Brasilia ParaguaySpain



DAY 14 (OCT 13) REPORT.

No Games today. Action resumes Tomorrow.

DAY 13 (OCT 12) REPORT.

ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 13 game: Italy 0 Brazil 3

BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 13 game Italy 0 Brazil 3


Brazil underlined their title credentials in Maracanzhino with a 3-0 victory over Italy that allied tactical discipline to their traditional commitment to attack.


ARGENTINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 13 game: Spain 2 Argentina 1

SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 13 game Spain 2 Argentina 1

A 2-1 victory over Argentina at the Gimnasio Nilson Nelson means that Spain have qualified for the semi-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008.

Argentina were dealt a huge blow on the eve of their match as their captain Carlos Sanchez was forced to miss the game with a leg injury.


UKRAINE TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 13 game: Ukraine 4 Iran 5

IRAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 13 game: Ukraine 4 Iran 5

Iran live to fight another day after coming from two goals down to edge a thrilling Group E encounter with Ukraine by the odd goal in nine.
RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 13 game: Russia 5 Paraguay 4

PARAGUAY TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 13 game: Russia 5 Paraguay 4

A last-gasp goal from Vladislav Shayakhmetov gave Russia a 5-4 win over Paraguay at the Gimnasio Nilson Nelsen in a topsy turvy encounter.


DAY 12 (OCT 11) REPORT.

BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 12 game Brazil 1 Iran 0

IRAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 12 game: Brazil 1 Iran 0

Brazil got their Group E campaign off with victory, but they were given their toughest test to date by a resolute Iran side.


ARGENTINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 12 game: Argentina 3 Paraguay 3

PARAGUAY TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 12 game: Argentina Paraguay 3

Fabio Alcaraz scored his second goal of the match in the 39th minute to salvage Paraguay a 3-3 draw with Argentina in their opening second-round game.

UKRAINE TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 12 game: Ukraine 0 Italy 4

ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 12 game: Ukraine 0 Italy 4


Italy put four past Ukraine in a one-sided encounter at the Maracanazinho on Saturday at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008.
SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 12 game Spain 5 Russia 2

RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 12 game: Spain 5 Russia 2

Defending champions Spain struck for four unanswered goals during an eight-minute span in the second half to turn a one-goal deficit into a 5-2 Group F second round victory over Russia at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 on Saturday.

DAY 11 (OCT 10) REPORT.

No Games today. Action resumes Tomorrow



DAY 10 (OCT 9) REPORT.

UKRAINE TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 10 game: Ukraine 4 China 2

CHINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 10 game: Ukraine 4 China 2

Ukraine qualified for the second round of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 as group winners after a 4-1 defeat of China in Rio de Janeiro

CZECH TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 10 game: Iran 3 Czech 2

IRAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 10 game: Iran 3 Czech 2

Iran booked their place in the second round of the FIFA Futsal World Cup with a 3-2 victory over Czech Republic at the Gimnasio Nilson Nelsen.


SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 10 game Spain 3 Uruguay 0

URUGUAY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 10 game: Spain 3 Uruguay 0

A 3-0 win over Uruguay ensured that Spain pipped Iran to top spot in Group D on goal difference and avoid Brazil in the second group phase.


ARGENTINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 10 game: Argentina 2 Guatemala 1

GUATEMALA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 10 game: Argentina 2 Guatemala 1

Argentina booked passage to the second round of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 with a 2-1 win over Guatemala in their final Group C game in Brasilia on Thursday.


Group A
TeamMPWDLGFGAPts
Brazil440049112
Russia430150159
Japan420213246
Cuba410316253
Solomon Islands40046690
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**Brazil and Russian Advance to next Round**
Group A
MatchDate - TimeVenue    
130/09 06:30Brasilia BrazilJapan
230/09 08:30Brasilia CubaSolomon Islands
902/10 06:30Brasilia Solomon IslandsBrazil
1002/10 08:30Brasilia RussiaCuba
1704/10 06:30Brasilia BrazilRussia
1804/10 08:30Brasilia JapanSolomon Islands
2506/10 06:30Brasilia JapanCuba
2606/10 08:30Brasilia RussiaSolomon Islands
3308/10 06:30Brasilia BrazilCuba
3408/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro RussiaJapan
Group B
TeamMPWDLGFGAPts
Paraguay43011959
Italy43011269
Portugal43011589
Thailand41037153
USA40045240

**Paraguay and Italy Advance to next Round based on goal difference**
Group B
MatchDate - TimeVenue    
330/09 06:30Rio De Janeiro ItalyThailand
430/09 08:30Rio De Janeiro ParaguayUSA
1102/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro USAItaly
1202/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro PortugalParaguay
1904/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro ItalyPortugal
2004/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro ThailandUSA
2706/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro ThailandParaguay
2806/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro PortugalUSA
3508/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro ItalyParaguay
3608/10 08:30Brasilia PortugalThailan
Group C
TeamMPWDLGFGAPts
Ukraine431017710
Argentina431013510
Guatemala42021496
Egypt41039123
China PR40045250

**Ukraine and Argentina Advance to next **
Group C
MatchDate - TimeVenue  
501/10 08:30Brasilia ArgentinaChina PR
601/10 06:30Brasilia GuatemalaEgypt
1303/10 06:30Brasilia EgyptArgentina
1403/10 08:30Brasilia UkraineGuatemala
2105/10 08:30Brasilia ArgentinaUkraine
2205/10 06:30Brasilia China PREgypt
2907/10 06:30Brasilia China PRGuatemala
3007/10 08:30Brasilia UkraineEgypt
3709/10 08:30Brasilia ArgentinaGuatemala
3809/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro UkraineChina PR


Group D
TeamMPWDLGFGAPts
Spain431013310
Iran431014910
Czech Republic420210106
Libya40137141
Uruguay40136141

**Paraguay and Italy Advance to next Round**
Group D
MatchDate - TimeVenue  
701/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro SpainIran
801/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro UruguayLibya
1503/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro LibyaSpain
1603/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro Czech RepublicUruguay
2305/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro SpainCzech Republic
2405/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro IranLibya
3107/10 08:30Rio De Janeiro IranUruguay
3207/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro Czech RepublicLibya
3909/10 06:30Rio De Janeiro SpainUruguay
4009/10 06:30Brasilia Czech RepublicIran


DAY 9 (OCT 8) REPORT.

PORTUGAL TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 9 game: Portugal 3 Thailand 2

THAILAND TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 9 game: Portugal 3 Thailand 2

Thailand, one of the pleasant surprises of the first round of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008, were eliminated on Wednesday after a dramatic 3-2 loss with Portugal, who also head for home.
JAPAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 9 game: Japan 1 Russa 9

RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 9 game: Japan 1 Russia 9

Russia marched on to the second round at Brazil 2008 this afternoon with a thumping and thoroughly deserved 9-1 victory over Japan in Maracanazhino
BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 9 game Brazil 9 Cuba 0

CUBA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 9 game: Brazil 9 Cuba 0

It was all to easy for Brazil at the Gimnasio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia today as they strolled to a 9-0 win over Cuba in their final Group A match.

PARAGUAY TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 9 game: Italy 2 Paraguay 4

ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 9 game: Italy 2 Paraguay 4


Paraguay's 4-2 surprise victory over Italy saw them jump from third at the start of play to top of Group B and eliminate the Portugal in the process.


DAY 8 (OCT 7) REPORT.


EGYPT TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 8 game: Ukraine 5 Egypt 1

UKRAINE TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 8 game: Ukraine 5 Egypt 1

Ukraine's 5-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday in Brasilia sees them rise to the top of Group C (tied with Argentina on seven points, but ahead on goals) at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008.

CZECH TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 8 game: Czech 4 Libya 2

LIBYA TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 8 game: Czech 4 Libya 2

In Group D, Czech Republic took a step closer to realising their quest of reaching the second round of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 by defeating Libya 4-2.


IRAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 8 game: Iran 4 Uruguay 2

URUGUAY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 8 game: Iran 4 Uruguay 2

Iran moved level on points with Spain at the top of Group D following their 4-2 victory over Uruguay.


CHINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 8 game: China 1 Guatemala 10

GUATEMALA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 8 game: China 1 Guatemala 10

Guatemala improved their hopes of reaching the second round with a convincing 10-1 victory over China PR in Brasilia.



DAY 7 (OCT 6) REPORT.

THAILAND TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 7 game: Thailand 0 Paraguay 8

PARAGUAY TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 7 game: Thailand 0 Paraguay 8

Paraguay moved into a dead heat with Portugal for second place in Group B of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 with an 8-0 win over Thailand on Monday in Rio.
SOLOMAN ISLANDS TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 7 game: Soloman Island 2 Russia 31

RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 7 game: Soloman Islands 2 Russia 31

Records tumbled today at the Gimnasio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia. Russia's 31-2 goal victory over the Solomon Islands is a new record for the FIFA Futsal World Cup, beating Brazil's 29-2 goal thrashing of Guatemala eight years ago.
JAPAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 7 game: Japan 4 Cuba 1

CUBA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 7 game: Japan 4 CUBA 1

Japan face a battle with Russia on Wednesday to see who will emerge as the second placed team in Group A following the former's 4-1 victory over Cuba.

PORTUGAL TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 7 game: USA 8 Portugal 1


USA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 7 game: USA 8 Portugal 1


Portugal thrashed the already eliminated USA 8-1 at the Maracanazinho, and moved a step closer to the next round in the process


DAY 6 (OCT 5) REPORT.



EGYPT TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 6 game: China 2 Egypt 6

CHINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 6 game: China 2 Egypt 6

Egypt won their first match at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 following a 6-2 victory over China PR at the Gimnasio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia.

SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 6 game Spain 4 Czech 0

CZECH TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 6 game: Spain 4 vs Czech 0

Spain broke open a close game by scoring three goals in three minutes early in the second half en route to a 4-0 victory over the Czech Republic at FIFA Futsal World Cup on Sunday.


IRAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 6 game: Libya 2 Iran 4

LIBYA TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 6 game: Libya 2 Iran 4

Iran kept their hopes of reaching the next round with a 4-2 win over Libya at the Maracanazinho in Group D of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008.


ARGENTINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 6 game: Argentina 2 Uruguay 2

URUGUAY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 6 game: Argentina 2 Uruguay 2

The statistics of the game between Argentina and Ukraine tells the story of a closely fought encounter at the Gimnasio Nilson Nelson.


DAY 5 (OCT 4) REPORT.


USA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 5 game: Thailand 5 USA 3

THAILAND TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 5 game: Thailand 5 USA 3

Thailand broke open a close game by scoring two goals a minute apart to record a 5-3 Group B win over the United States in the FIFA Futsal World Cup Saturday.

BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 5 game Brazil 7 Russia 0

RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 5 game: Brazil 7 Russia 0

Lenisio scored a goal in each half to lead Brazil to a 7-0 victory over Russia in a Group A match in the FIFA Futsal World Cup Saturday.

JAPAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 5 game: Japan 7 Soloman Islanda 2

SOLOMAN ISLANDS TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 5 game: Japan 7 Soloman Island 2

Japan picked up their first points of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 on Saturday with a 7-2 win over Solomon Islands in Brasilia

PORTUGAL TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 5 game: Italy 3 Portugal 1


ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 5 game: Italy 3 Portugal 1

Italy moved closer to the second group phase of the FIFA Futsal World Cup with a solid 3-1 Group B win over Portugal Saturday.


DAY 4 (OCT 3) REPORT.

EGYPT TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Egypt 4 Argentina 2

ARGENTINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Egypt 4 Argentina 2

 

Argentina strengthened their position at the summit of Group C with a hard-fought 4-2 win over Egypt in Brasilia.


UKRAINE TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Ukraine 6 Guatemala 2

GUATEMALA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Ukraine 6 Guatemala 2


Ukraine entered the FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 fray in the best possible way on Friday in Brasilia, winning out 6-2 against an outmatched Guatemala.

SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 3 game Spain 3 Libya 0

LIBYA TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Spain 3 Libya 0

After being held by Iran in their opening match, Venancio Lopez and his Spain side were determined to defeat Libya and they did so comfortably at the Maracanazinho.
CZECH TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Czech 4 Uruguay 1

URUGUAY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Czech 4 Uruguay 1

Czech Republic got their FIFA Futsal World Cup campaign off to a flying start with a convincing 4-1 victory over Uruguay at the Maracanazinho.
DAY 3 (OCT 2) REPORT.

PARAGUAY TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Portugal 3 Paraguay 2


PORTUGAL TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Portugal 3 Paraguay 2


Portugal opened their Brazil 2008 campaign with a hard-fought win over Paraguay, edging the South Americans by the odd goal in five.


BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 3 game Soloman Islands 0 Brazil 21

SOLOMAN ISLANDS TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Soloman Islands 0 Brazil 21

Brazil scored 21 times without reply against Solomon Islands to consolidate their position at the Group A summit.


ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 3 game: USA 1 ITALY 6

USA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: USA 1 ITALY 6


Italy, the runners-up at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Chinese Taipei four years ago, looked impressive at the Maracanazhino today as they came from behind to beat USA 6-1 in the Group B encounter.

RUSSIA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Russia 10 Cuba 5


CUBA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 3 game: Russia 10 Cuba 5


In an intriguing contest with old Cold War overtones, Russia showed no mercy to the CONCACAF islanders. Winning 10-5 on the day

DAY 2 (OCT 1) REPORT.

GUATEMALA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 2 game: Guatemala 1 Egypt 0

EGYPT TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 2 game: Guatemala 1 Egypt 0

A last-gasp goal from Erick Acevedo gave Guatemala a 1-0 win over Egypt in Group C. The central Americans were good value for their win at the Gimnasia Nilson Nelson, despite many neutrals in the noisy hall backing their African rivals.

SPAIN TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 2 game Spain 3 Iran 3

IRAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 2 game:Spain 3 Iran 3

Holders Spain came from three goals behind to snatch a draw from a thrilling encounter with Iran at Maracanazhino.


URUGUAY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 2 game: Uruguay 3 Libya 3

LIBYA TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 2 game: Uruguay 3 Libya 3


A last-gasp equalizer from Fathi Alkhoga gave Libya a point in their match with Uruguay in Group D of Brazil 2008 at the Maracanazinho.

ARGENTINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 2 game: Argentina 5 China 0

CHINA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 2 game: Argentina 5 China 0


Argentina opened their FIFA Futsal World Cup Brazil 2008 campaign with a 5-0 win over China PR in Brasilia.

DAY 1 (SEPT 30) REPORT.


BRAZIL TEAM - Click here for Full Report on Day 1 game Brazil 12 Japan 1

JAPAN TEAM- Click here for Full Report on Day 1 game: Brazil 12 Japan 1

Brazil thrilled their own fans and overwhelmed Japan en route to a 12-1 victory in their FIFA Futsal World Cup curtain-raiser.


ITALY TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 1 game: Italy 1 Thailand 0

THAILAND TEAM -Click here for Full Report on Day 1 game: Italy 1 Thailand 0

Italy were made to work hard for the three points they gained over a resolute Thailand side in the opening match of Group B at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro today.


USA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 1 game: Paraguay 5 USA 0

PARAGUAY TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 1 game: Paraguay 5 USA 0


The USA came out looking to take the game to Paraguay in Rio. But after Matthew Stewart hit the woodwork early on, the rhythm of the game settled squarely with the South Americans.


CUBA TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 1 game: CUBA 10 SOLOMAN ISLANDS 2

SOLOMAN ISLANDS TEAM - Click Here for Full Report on Day 1 game: CUBA 10 SOLOMAN ISLANDS 2

The Solomon Islands - the youngest team at these futsal finals in Brazil - looked to be on their way to a special day when Elliot Ragomo opened the scoring inside the first minute.