Football 7-a-side at the Summer Paralympics

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Football 7-a-side at the Summer Paralympics
Football 7-a-side pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Governing body
Events 1 (men)
Games
1960 1964 1968 1972 1976 1980
1984 1988 1992 1996 2000 2004
2008 2012 2016
Medalists

Football 7-a-side has been contested at every Summer Paralympics since 1984. At the 1984 Summer Paralympics, two events were held—one for men with wheelchairs and one for men standing. Every Summer Paralympics since then has consisted of only a standing men's team event; women have never competed.[1]

Men's wheelchair medalists[edit]

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1984  United States (USA)  Canada (CAN)  Great Britain (GBR)

Men's standing medalists[edit]

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1984  Belgium (BEL)  Ireland (IRL)  Great Britain (GBR)
1988  Netherlands (NED)  Belgium (BEL)  Ireland (IRL)
1992  Netherlands (NED)  Portugal (POR)  Ireland (IRL)
1996  Netherlands (NED)  Russia (RUS)  Spain (ESP)
2000  Russia (RUS)  Ukraine (UKR)  Brazil (BRA)
2004  Ukraine (UKR)  Brazil (BRA)  Russia (RUS)
2008  Ukraine (UKR)  Russia (RUS)  Iran (IRI)
2012  Russia (RUS)  Ukraine (UKR)  Iran (IRI)

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Netherlands 3 0 0 3
2 Russia 2 2 1 5
3 Ukraine 2 2 0 4
4 Belgium 1 1 0 2
5 United States 1 0 0 1
6 Brazil 0 1 1 2
7 Ireland 0 1 2 3
8 Canada 0 1 0 1
8 Portugal 0 1 0 1
10 Great Britain 0 0 2 2
10 Iran 0 0 2 2
12 Spain 0 0 1 1
Total 9 9 9 27

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Results by Sport". International Paralympic Committee. 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12.