1999 Euro Beach Soccer Cup

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1999 Euro Beach Soccer Cup
Tournament details
Host country Spain
Dates 3 September - 4 September 1999
Teams (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Spain (2nd title)
Runners-up  Portugal
Third place  France
Fourth place  Italy
Tournament statistics
Matches played 4
Goals scored 42 (10.5 per match)
1998
2001

The 1999 Euro Beach Soccer Cup was the second Euro Beach Soccer Cup, one of Europe's two major beach soccer championships at the time, held in September 1999, in Alicante, Spain. Hosts Spain won the championship, with Portugal finishing second. France beat Italy in the third place play off to finish third and fourth respectively.

Four teams participated in the tournament, which was played as part of the 1999 World Series. The World Series was played in 2 groups of 4 teams - a World Group (for non-European teams) and a European Group, which doubled as the Euro Beach Soccer Cup for 1999. Both groups were played in a knockout format, with semi-finals followed by a third place match and a final.[1]

Participating nations[edit]

Matches[edit]

Main tournament[edit]

Semi-finals Final
3 February 2001
  Portugal  5  
  France  3  
 
4 February 2001
      Spain  6
    Portugal  2
Third place
3 February 2001 4 February 2001
  Spain  9   France  8
  Italy  2     Italy  7

Winners[edit]

 1999 Euro Beach Soccer Cup
Winners: 

Spain
First title

Final standings[edit]

Rank Team
1  Spain
2  Portugal
3  France
4  Italy

References[edit]