BSWW Mundialito

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BSWW Mundialito
Founded 1994
Region International (FIFA)
Number of teams 4 (since 2010)
Current champions  Portugal (5th title)
Most successful team(s)  Brazil (12 titles)
Website Mundialito

The BSWW Mundialito, sometimes simply known as Mundialito, is an annual international beach soccer tournament that takes place between few select countries, which are invited to play at the tournament organized by Beach Soccer Worldwide (BSWW). First played in 1994 at Copacabana beach, Rio de Janerio, Brazil, the competition was reignited in 1997 in Portugal, where it has been held ever since. Few nations have won the tournament, being only Brazil, Portugal, United States and Spain.

The first Mundialito competition to consist of club teams took place in March 2011, known as the Mundialito de Clubes.

Venues[edit]

The following is a table showing when and where the BSWW Mundialito has been held:

Year(s) Country City Beach
1994 Brazil Rio de Janeiro Copacabana Beach
1997–2004 Portugal Figueira da Foz Praia da Claridade
2005–2012 Portugal Portimão Praia da Rocha
2013 Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia Praia de Canide Norte
2014 Portugal Espinho Praia de Espinho

Tournaments[edit]

Year Winners Runner-up Third place Fourth place MVP Best goalkeeper Top goal scorer(s)
1994 Brazil Brazil Italy Italy United States United States Argentina Argentina
1997 Brazil Brazil Spain Spain Canada Canada Portugal Portugal
1998 United States United States Peru Peru Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal
1999 Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal Uruguay Uruguay France France
2000 Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal France France Spain Spain
2001 Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal Spain Spain France France Spain Amarelle
2002 Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal Italy Italy Argentina Argentina
2003 Portugal Portugal Brazil Brazil Spain Spain Uruguay Uruguay
2004 Brazil Brazil Spain Spain Italy Italy Portugal Portugal Brazil Jorginho Spain Roberto Valeiro Portugal Madjer
2005 Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal France France Ukraine Ukraine Portugal Madjer France Pierre Portugal Madjer
2006[1] Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal Argentina Argentina England England Brazil Buru
2007[2] Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal Japan Japan Switzerland Switzerland Portugal Madjer
2008 Portugal Portugal Brazil Brazil Argentina Argentina France France Portugal Madjer Brazil Mão Portugal Madjer
2009[3] Portugal Portugal Brazil Brazil Spain Spain United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Portugal Madjer Brazil Mão Spain Amarelle
2010 Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal Argentina Argentina United States United States Portugal Madjer Argentina Mendoza Portugal Madjer, Brazil Daniel, Brazil Sidney, Argentina De Ezeyza
2011 Brazil Brazil Portugal Portugal Mexico Mexico France France Portugal Belchior Portugal Paulo Graça Portugal Belchior
2012 Portugal Portugal Spain Spain Germany Germany China China Portugal Madjer Portugal Paulo Graça Portugal Madjer
2013 Spain Spain Portugal Portugal Italy Italy Japan Japan Portugal Alan Portugal Nuno Hidalgo Portugal Belchior, Spain Llorenç
2014 Portugal Portugal Japan Japan Hungary Hungary United States United States Portugal Jordan Portugal Nuno Hidalgo Portugal Belchior

Successful teams[edit]

Team Titles Runners-up Third-place
 Brazil 12 (1994, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011) 3 (2003, 2008, 2009) 1 (1998)
 Portugal 5 (2003, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2014) 10 (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013)
 United States 1 (1998) 1 (1994)
 Spain 1 (2013) 3 (1997, 2004, 2012) 3 (2001, 2003, 2009)
 Italy 1 (1994) 3 (2002, 2004, 2013)
 Japan 1 (2014) 1 (2007)
 Peru 1 (1998)
 Argentina 3 (2006, 2008, 2010)
 France 2 (2000, 2005)
 Germany 1 (2012)
 Mexico 1 (2011)
 Uruguay 1 (1999)
 Canada 1 (1997)
 Hungary 1 (2014)

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