Spain national futsal team

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Spain
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Real Federación
Española de Fútbol
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Most caps Javi Rodríguez (168)
Top scorer Javi Rodríguez (99)
FIFA code ESP
FIFA ranking 2 [1]
Home colours
Away colours
First international
Italy 2–4 Spain 
(Lindenberg, Netherlands; 2 April 1982)
Biggest win
Spain 16–0 Japan 
(Torrejón de Ardoz, Spain; 29 March 2000)
Spain 17–1 Armenia 
(Liubliana, Slovenia; 17 October 2010)
Biggest defeat
Brazil 9–3 Spain 
(Arapoti, Brazil; 2 October 1991)
World Cup
Appearances 7 (First in 1989)
Best result Gold medal world centered-2.svg Winner (2000, 2004)
European Championship
Appearances 9 (First in 1996)
Best result Gold medal europe.svg Winners (1996, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2012)

The Spain national futsal team represents Spain in international futsal competitions and is controlled by the Royal Spanish Football Federation. It is one of the strongest teams in the World, six times champions in the UEFA Futsal Championship, and the two times consecutive champions of the Futsal World Championship.[2]

Honours[edit]

World Achievements[edit]

European Achievements[edit]

Tournament records[edit]

FIFA World Cup[edit]

FIFA World Cup Record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GS GA
Netherlands 1989 Group Stage 6th 3 2 0 1 14 9
Hong Kong 1992 Third Place 3rd 8 5 1 2 42 35
Spain 1996 Runners-up 2nd 8 7 0 1 34 12
Guatemala 2000 Champions 1st 8 8 0 0 41 8
Chinese Taipei 2004 Champions 1st 8 6 1 1 30 7
Brazil 2008 Runners-up 2nd 9 7 2 0 29 11
Thailand 2012 Runners-up 2nd 7 5 1 1 31 13
Colombia 2016
Total 7/7 2nd Place 51 40 5 6 221 95

UEFA European Futsal Championship[edit]

UEFA European Futsal Championship Record
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA
Spain 1996 Champions 4 3 1 0 13 7
Spain 1999 Runner-up 5 4 1 0 17 7
Russia 2001 Champions 5 5 0 0 19 5
Italy 2003 3rd place 4 1 2 1 8 6
Czech Republic 2005 Champions 5 4 0 1 15 7
Portugal 2007 Champions 5 3 2 0 16 7
Hungary 2010 Champions 5 4 1 0 27 5
Croatia 2012 Champions 5 5 0 0 20 7
Belgium 2014 3rd place 5 3 1 1 26 12
Total 9/9 43 32 8 3 161 63

Coaching staff[edit]

Position Name
Head coach Spain Venancio Lopez

Current squad[edit]

The following players were named for UEFA Futsal Euro 2014.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Rafa (1980 -06-13)13 June 1980 (aged 33) Spain ElPozo Murcia
12 1GK Juanjo (1985 -08-19)19 August 1985 (aged 28) Spain Santiago Futsal
13 1GK Jesús Herrero (1986 -11-04)4 November 1986 (aged 27) Spain Inter Movistar
2 2DF Ortiz (1983 -10-03)3 October 1983 (aged 30) Spain Inter Movistar
3 2DF José Ruiz (1983 -06-06)6 June 1983 (aged 30) Spain ElPozo Murcia
4 2DF Torras (1980 -09-24)24 September 1980 (aged 33) Spain FC Barcelona
5 2DF Aicardo (1988 -12-04)4 December 1988 (aged 25) Spain FC Barcelona
6 4FW Fernandão (1980 -08-16)16 August 1980 (aged 33) Spain FC Barcelona
7 4FW Pola (1988 -06-26)26 June 1988 (aged 25) Spain Inter Movistar
8 4FW Miguelín (1985 -05-09)9 May 1985 (aged 28) Spain ElPozo Murcia
9 4FW Sergio Lozano (1988 -11-09)9 November 1988 (aged 25) Spain FC Barcelona
10 4FW Rafa Usín (1987 -05-22)22 May 1987 (aged 26) Spain Magna Navarra
11 4FW Lin (1986 -05-16)16 May 1986 (aged 27) Spain FC Barcelona
14 4FW Raúl Campos (1987 -12-17)17 December 1987 (aged 26) Spain ElPozo Murcia

Results and Fixtures[edit]

2014[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Achievements
Preceded by
1996 Brazil 
World Champions
2000 (First title)
2004 (Second title)
Succeeded by
2008 Brazil