2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

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2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup
Campeonato do Mundo de Futebol de Praia da FIFA Portugal 2015
2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.svg
Tournament details
Host country Portugal
City Espinho
Dates 9–19 July
Teams 16 (from 6 confederations)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Portugal (2nd title)
Runners-up  Tahiti
Third place  Russia
Fourth place  Italy
Tournament statistics
Matches played 32
Goals scored 253 (7.91 per match)
Attendance 96,300 (3,009 per match)
Top scorer(s) Paraguay Pedro Moran
Portugal Madjer
Switzerland Noel Ott
(8 goals)
Best player French Polynesia Heimanu Taiarui
Best goalkeeper French Polynesia Jonathan Torohia
Fair play award  Brazil
2013
2017

The 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup was the eighth edition of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, the premier international beach soccer competition for men's national teams, which has been organized by FIFA since 2005. Overall, it was the 18th edition since the tournament's creation in 1995 as the Beach Soccer World Championship, and the third to take place under the biennial system introduced in 2009.

The tournament took place from 9 to 19 July 2015 at Praia da Baía in Espinho, Portugal,[1] after the country's bid was selected by the FIFA Executive Committee on 28 May 2013, from among twelve proposals. This was the second time that Portugal hosted a FIFA competition, after the 1991 FIFA World Youth Championship. Fifteen teams advanced through their respective continental qualification competitions to join the host team in the final tournament. The final draw occurred on 28 April 2015 at the Espinho Multimedia Auditorium,[2] setting up a total of 32 matches that were played at the Espinho Stadium – a purpose-built temporary venue with a capacity of 3,500 – and attended by a total of 96,300 people.

After missing the previous edition, Portugal reached the final – eliminating two-time defending champions Russia in the semi-finals – and defeated first-time finalists Tahiti 5–3 to claim their second title in the competition and their first in the FIFA era.[3] Alan and Madjer were the only two surviving players from the Portuguese squad that won in 2001 to also win these championships.

Host selection[edit]

Twelve FIFA member associations from five confederations officially announced their interest in hosting the 2015 Beach Soccer World Cup by the deadline of 14 September 2012.[4][5] On 28 May 2013, the FIFA Executive Committee, gathered in Mauritius, announced that the tournament would be held in Portugal.[6][7] It was the second time that Portugal staged a FIFA competition, after the 1991 FIFA World Youth Championship.

Candidate associations:

Qualification[edit]

Qualifying rounds took place in 2014 and 2015. Portugal qualified automatically as hosts.

African Zone[edit]

The CAF Beach Soccer Championship took place in Roche Caiman, Seychelles on 14–19 April 2015.[8] A total of eight teams took part in the tournament, where seven spots (other than host nation Seychelles) were determined through qualifiers held in February and March 2015.[9][10] The top two teams qualified for the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. Senegal and Madagascar won their respective semi-finals on 18 April 2015 to qualify for the World Cup,[11] with Madagascar defeating Senegal in the final on the next day to win the tournament.[12]

Asian Zone[edit]

The AFC Beach Soccer Championship took place in Doha, Qatar on 23–28 March 2015.[13] A total of 14 teams took part in the tournament (Palestine entered but withdrew).[14] The top three teams qualified for the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. Oman and Japan won their respective semi-finals on 27 March 2015 to qualify for the World Cup.[15] On the next day, Iran won the third place match to also book a place in the World Cup,[16] while Oman defeated Japan in the final to win the tournament.[17]

European Zone[edit]

The UEFA qualifiers took place in Jesolo, Italy on 5–14 September 2014.[18] A total of 23 teams took part in the tournament (Georgia entered but withdrew).[19] The top four teams qualified for the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. Switzerland became the first team (other than host nation Portugal) to qualify for the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup on 11 September 2014.[20] On the next day, Russia, Spain and Italy also booked a place in the World Cup by advancing to the semi-finals,[21] with Russia defeating Switzerland in the final two days later to win the tournament, and Italy defeating Spain to finish third.[22]

North, Central American and Caribbean Zone[edit]

The CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship took place in Costa del Sol, El Salvador on 28 March–4 April 2015.[23] A total of 16 teams took part in the tournament.[24] The top two teams qualified for the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. Mexico and Costa Rica won their respective semi-finals on 3 April 2015 to qualify for the World Cup,[25] with Mexico defeating Costa Rica in the final on the next day to win the tournament.[26]

Oceanian Zone[edit]

The OFC Beach Soccer Championship was scheduled to take place in Tahiti on 16–22 February 2015.[27] However, the tournament was cancelled, and Tahiti were designated by the OFC as their representative.[28]

South American Zone[edit]

The CONMEBOL Beach Soccer Championship took place in Manta, Ecuador on 19–26 April 2015.[29] A total of 10 teams took part in the tournament.[29][30] The top three teams qualified for the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. Brazil and Paraguay won their respective semi-finals on 25 April 2015 to qualify for the World Cup.[31] On the next day, Argentina won the third place match to also book a place in the World Cup,[32] while Brazil defeated Paraguay in the final to win the tournament.[33]

Teams[edit]

The following 16 teams qualified for the final tournament:

  Qualified for World Cup finals
  Entered qualifying rounds but failed to qualify for World Cup finals (or withdrew)
  Did not enter the World Cup
  Not an associate member of FIFA
Confederation Qualifying Tournament Qualifier(s)
AFC (Asia) 2015 AFC Beach Soccer Championship  Iran
 Japan
 Oman
CAF (Africa) 2015 CAF Beach Soccer Championship  Madagascar1
 Senegal
CONCACAF (North, Central America & Caribbean) 2015 CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship  Costa Rica
 Mexico
CONMEBOL (South America) 2015 CONMEBOL Beach Soccer Championship  Argentina
 Brazil
 Paraguay
OFC (Oceania) Appointed by OFC (qualifying tournament cancelled)[28]  Tahiti
UEFA (Europe) Host nation  Portugal
2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup qualification (UEFA)  Italy
 Russia
 Spain
  Switzerland

Notes:

1. Teams that made their debut.

Venue[edit]

All matches were played at the Espinho Stadium, a purpose-built 3,500-capacity venue located in Praia da Baía, Espinho.

Espinho
2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup (Portugal)
Espinho Stadium
41°00′N 08°38′W / 41.000°N 8.633°W / 41.000; -8.633 (Espinho Stadium)
Capacity: 3,500

Referees[edit]

FIFA chose 24 officials from 24 different countries to referee matches at the World Cup, with at least one referee representing each confederation: four from AFC, three from CAF, five from CONMEBOL, three from CONCACAF, one from OFC and eight from UEFA.[34]

AFC CAF CONCACAF CONMEBOL OFC UEFA
China Shao Liang
Malaysia Suhaimi Mat Hassan
Oman Turki Al-Salehi
Uzbekistan Bakhtiyor Namazov
Madagascar Said Hachim
Nigeria Jelili Ogunmuyiwa
Tunisia Bessem Boubaker
Costa Rica Warner Porras
Dominican Republic Juan Angeles
Puerto Rico César Echevarria
Argentina Mariano Romo
Brazil Ivo de Moraes
Paraguay Gustavo Domínguez
Peru Alex Valdiviezo
Uruguay Javier Bentancor
Solomon Islands Hugo Pado Azerbaijan Ingilab Mammadov
France Sofien Benchabane
Italy Gionni Matticoli
Lithuania Laurynas Aržuolaitis
Poland Łukasz Ostrowski
Portugal António Pereira
Russia Roman Borisov
Spain Rubén Eiriz

Draw[edit]

The final draw was held on 28 April 2015 at the Espinho Multimedia Auditorium.[35][36] The 16 teams were drawn into four groups of four teams, with hosts Portugal being seeded in Group A and defending champions Russia being seeded in Group D. Switzerland and Brazil, the second and third-ranked teams in the FIFA World Ranking, were the other two seeded teams. Teams from the same confederation could not be drawn against each other for the group stage, except one of the groups that must contain two UEFA teams as there were five UEFA teams.[37]

Pot 1 (Seeds) Pot 2 (AFC & OFC) Pot 3 (CAF & CONCACAF) Pot 4 (CONMEBOL & UEFA)
 Portugal (assigned to A1)
 Russia (assigned to D1)
 Brazil
  Switzerland
 Iran
 Japan
 Oman
 Tahiti
 Madagascar
 Senegal
 Costa Rica
 Mexico
 Argentina
 Paraguay
 Italy
 Spain

Squads[edit]

Each team must name a squad of 12 players (two of whom must be goalkeepers) by the FIFA deadline.[38] The squads were officially announced by FIFA on 2 July 2015.[39][40]

Group stage[edit]

In the group stage, teams earn three points for a win in regulation time, two points for a win in extra time, one point for a win in a penalty shoot-out, and no points for a defeat.

Following FIFA's rule changes issued in July 2014,[41] this was the first World Cup to award just one point for a penalty shoot-out win (as opposed to two points in all previous World Cups) as well as penalty shoots outs being best of three rather than sudden death from the start.

All times are in WEST (UTC+1).[42]

Tiebreaking[edit]

The ranking of each team in each group will be determined by the following criteria:[38]

  1. greatest number of points obtained in all group matches;

If two or more teams are equal on the basis of the above criterion, their rankings will be determined as follows:

  1. greatest number of points obtained in the group matches between the teams concerned;
  2. greatest goal difference resulting from the group matches between the teams concerned;
  3. greatest number of goals scored in all group matches between the teams concerned;
  4. greatest goal difference in all group matches;
  5. greatest number of goals scored in all group matches;
  6. drawing of lots by the FIFA Organising Committee.

Group A[edit]

Pos Team Pld W W+ WP L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Portugal (H) 3 2 0 0 1 16 10 +6 6[a] Knockout stage
2  Japan 3 2 0 0 1 10 10 0 6[a]
3  Argentina 3 1 0 0 2 9 14 −5 3[b]
4  Senegal 3 1 0 0 2 12 13 −1 3[b]
Source: FIFA
(H) Host.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Portugal ahead of Japan on points obtained on head-to-head matches (Portugal defeated Japan 4–2)
  2. ^ a b Argentina ahead of Senegal on points obtained on head-to-head matches (Argentina defeated Senegal 4–3)
Portugal  4–2  Japan
Madjer Goal 4'22'
Bê Martins Goal 18'
Alan Goal 35'
Report Haraguchi Goal 23'
Matsuo Goal 32'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Juan Angeles (Dominican Republic)
Argentina  4–3  Senegal
Franceschini Goal 8'
F. Hilaire Goal 11'
Sirico Goal 19'
Minici Goal 21'
Report Baldé Goal 5'25'
Ndour Goal 36'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,400
Referee: Sofien Benchabane (France)

Senegal  6–5  Portugal
Thioune Goal 9'
Kamara Goal 16'
Baldé Goal 25'32'
Sylla Goal 26'
Fall Goal 29'
Report Belchior Goal 7'31'
Coimbra Goal 16'
Léo Martins Goal 17'
Alan Goal 19'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Bakhtiyor Namazov (Uzbekistan)
Japan  4–3  Argentina
Goto Goal 15'21'
Matsuo Goal 16'
Oba Goal 24'
Report F. Hilaire Goal 2'
Costas Goal 21'
López Goal 32'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,200
Referee: Roman Borisov (Russia)

Portugal  7–2  Argentina
Belchior Goal 9'
Madjer Goal 12'31'
Torres Goal 16'
Alan Goal 18'29'
Zé Maria Goal 36'
Report Sirico Goal 32' (pen.)
S. Hilaire Goal 33'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Jelili Ogunmuyiwa (Nigeria)
Japan  4–3  Senegal
Goto Goal 1'
Tabata Goal 10'
Matsuo Goal 16'
Akaguma Goal 21'
Report Faye Goal 33'
N'Doye Goal 34'
Fall Goal 36'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,100
Referee: Gustavo Domínguez (Paraguay)

Group B[edit]

Pos Team Pld W W+ WP L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Italy 3 3 0 0 0 16 7 +9 9 Knockout stage
2   Switzerland 3 2 0 0 1 13 11 +2 6
3  Oman 3 1 0 0 2 11 11 0 3
4  Costa Rica 3 0 0 0 3 6 17 −11 0
Source: FIFA
Italy  6–1  Costa Rica
Gori Goal 1'9'16'
Zurlo Goal 13'19'
Villegas Goal 19' (o.g.)
Report Pacheco Goal 6'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,400
Referee: Ivo de Moraes (Brazil)
Switzerland   5–2  Oman
Misev Goal 4'
Ott Goal 10'12'21'
Leu Goal 14'
Report Al-Sauti Goal 7'
K. Al-Araimi Goal 19'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 1,800
Referee: Jelili Ogunmuyiwa (Nigeria)

Oman  2–4  Italy
Y. Al-Araimi Goal 8'
K. Al-Araimi Goal 22'
Report Zurlo Goal 12'30'
Marinai Goal 12'
Gori Goal 19'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,450
Referee: Bessem Boubaker (Tunisia)
Costa Rica  3–4   Switzerland
Mendoza Goal 24'
Adanis Goal 30'
Pacheco Goal 35'
Report Stankovic Goal 3'
Ott Goal 11'
Leu Goal 21'
Borer Goal 35'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Mariano Romo (Argentina)

Oman  7–2  Costa Rica
Al-Dhabit Goal 4'26' (pen.)
Y. Al-Araimi Goal 17'26'
Al-Alawi Goal 19'
Al-Qassmi Goal 32'36'
Report Johnson Goal 19'28' (pen.)
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Bessem Boubaker (Tunisia)
Switzerland   4–6  Italy
Ott Goal 4'10'
Schirinzi Goal 5'
Stankovic Goal 34'
Report Zurlo Goal 3'
Gori Goal 4'
Palmacci Goal 15'31'
Marinai Goal 17'
Frainetti Goal 21' (pen.)
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,200
Referee: António Pereira (Portugal)

Group C[edit]

Pos Team Pld W W+ WP L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Brazil 3 3 0 0 0 11 5 +6 9 Knockout stage
2  Iran 3 2 0 0 1 12 11 +1 6
3  Spain 3 1 0 0 2 9 9 0 3
4  Mexico 3 0 0 0 3 4 11 −7 0
Source: FIFA
Spain  5–6  Iran
Antonio Goal 2'15'31'
Nico Goal 3'
Llorenç Goal 8'
Report Boloukbashi Goal 2'15'
Mesigar Goal 5'
Mokhtari Goal 19'36'
Ahmadzadeh Goal 34'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 1,900
Referee: Javier Bentancor (Uruguay)
Brazil  5–1  Mexico
Rodrigo Goal 1'
Bokinha Goal 6'
Bruno Xavier Goal 12'
Gonzalez Goal 26' (o.g.)
Mauricinho Goal 29'
Report Maldonado Goal 31'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Łukasz Ostrowski (Poland)

Mexico  1–3  Spain
Maldonado Goal 1' (pen.) Report Llorenç Goal 3'
Nico Goal 17'
Antonio Goal 35' (pen.)
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Turki Al-Salehi (Oman)
Iran  3–4  Brazil
Akbari Goal 2'4'
Ahmadzadeh Goal 5'
Report Ddi Goal 2'
Bruno Xavier Goal 12'
Bokinha Goal 12'
Mauricinho Goal 26'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Gionni Matticoli (Italy)

Mexico  2–3  Iran
Gómez Goal 19'
Villa Goal 22'
Report Akbari Goal 2'
Ahmadzadeh Goal 15'
Dara Goal 15'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 1,600
Referee: Laurynas Aržuolaitis (Lithuania)
Brazil  2–1  Spain
Rodrigo Goal 2'32' Report Mérida Goal 12'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Bakhtiyor Namazov (Uzbekistan)

Group D[edit]

Pos Team Pld W W+ WP L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Tahiti 3 3 0 0 0 18 14 +4 9 Knockout stage
2  Russia 3 2 0 0 1 17 14 +3 6
3  Paraguay 3 1 0 0 2 14 16 −2 3
4  Madagascar 3 0 0 0 3 7 12 −5 0
Source: FIFA
Russia  7–5  Paraguay
Romanov Goal 7'15'
Shishin Goal 8'28'30'
Shkarin Goal 23'
Leonov Goal 25'
Report López Goal 1'
Moran Goal 3'17'34'
Rodriguez Goal 18' (pen.)
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,100
Referee: Suhaimi Mat Hassan (Malaysia)
Tahiti  4–3  Madagascar
Labaste Goal 4'
Tepa Goal 5'
Tavanae Goal 9'
Bennett Goal 17' (pen.)
Report Razafimandimby Goal 2'
Rabeasimbola Goal 2'
Razafimahatratra Goal 6'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,400
Referee: Rubén Eiriz (Spain)

Madagascar  2–4  Russia
Rasolomandimby Goal 17'
Randriamampandry Goal 19'
Report Leonov Goal 6'
Romanov Goal 7'9'
Krasheninnikov Goal 35'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,700
Referee: Warner Porras (Costa Rica)
Paraguay  5–7  Tahiti
Moran Goal 2'18'25'
López Goal 27'
Barreto Goal 35'
Report Tavanae Goal 2'
Labaste Goal 4'27'
Zaveroni Goal 8'
Tchen Goal 8'
Tepa Goal 14'
Taiarui Goal 25'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: César Echevarria (Puerto Rico)

Russia  6–7  Tahiti
Bukhlitskiy Goal 8'
Shishin Goal 8'
Paporotnyi Goal 20'
Krasheninnikov Goal 23'
Romanov Goal 35'
Makarov Goal 35'
Report Li Fung Kuee Goal 2'9'14'27'
Taiarui Goal 8'
Lehartel Goal 23'
Torohia Goal 35'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,600
Referee: Alex Valdiviezo (Peru)
Paraguay  4–2  Madagascar
Moran Goal 11'27'
López Goal 17'
Rolon Goal 26'
Report Rasolomandimby Goal 13'26'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,100
Referee: Ingilab Mammadov (Azerbaijan)

Knockout stage[edit]

Bracket[edit]

 
Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
 
                   
 
16 July
 
 
 Italy 3
 
18 July
 
 Japan 2
 
 Italy 6 (1)
 
16 July
 
 Tahiti (p) 6 (3)
 
 Tahiti 5
 
19 July
 
 Iran 4
 
 Tahiti 3
 
16 July
 
 Portugal 5
 
 Portugal 7
 
18 July
 
  Switzerland 3
 
 Portugal 4
 
16 July
 
 Russia 2 Third place match
 
 Brazil 5
 
19 July
 
 Russia (a.e.t.) 6
 
 Italy 2
 
 
 Russia 5
 

Quarter-finals[edit]

Brazil  5–6 (a.e.t.)  Russia
Mão Goal 9'
Datinha Goal 9'
Mauricinho Goal 9'
Bokinha Goal 31' (pen.)
Bruno Xavier Goal 32'
Report Paporotnyi Goal 3'
Shkarin Goal 8'
Shishin Goal 13'
Peremitin Goal 29'
Romanov Goal 31'
Shaykov Goal 39'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Jelili Ogunmuyiwa (Nigeria)
Portugal  7–3   Switzerland
Leu Goal 2' (o.g.)
Madjer Goal 13'25'32'
Andrade Goal 14'
Belchior Goal 15'
Coimbra Goal 27'
Report Ott Goal 11'29' (pen.)
Stankovic Goal 15'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Bakhtiyor Namazov (Uzbekistan)
Italy  3–2  Japan
Zurlo Goal 12'35'
Ramacciotti Goal 22'
Report Ozu Goal 1'
Goto Goal 26'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,650
Referee: Ivo de Moraes (Brazil)
Tahiti  5–4  Iran
Bennett Goal 11'14'
Tepa Goal 27'
Li Fung Kuee Goal 30'
Taiarui Goal 32'
Report Ahmadzadeh Goal 13'
Morshedi Goal 14'
Mesigar Goal 27'
Mokhtari Goal 31'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 2,700
Referee: Rubén Eiriz (Spain)

Semi-finals[edit]

Italy  6–6 (a.e.t.)  Tahiti
Palmacci Goal 4'
Gori Goal 22'34'
Ramacciotti Goal 26'
Di Palma Goal 28'
Corosiniti Goal 34'
Report Taiarui Goal 1'
Labaste Goal 4'
Bennett Goal 14'26'
Tavanae Goal 23'
Tepa Goal 33'
Penalties
Frainetti Penalty scored
Palmacci Penalty missed
1–3 Taiarui Penalty scored
Bennett Penalty scored
Li Fung Kuee Penalty scored
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Jelili Ogunmuyiwa (Nigeria)
Portugal  4–2  Russia
Jordan Goal 9'
Bê Martins Goal 12'35'
Novo Goal 34'
Report Makarov Goal 8'
Shishin Goal 14'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Łukasz Ostrowski (Poland)

Third place match[edit]

Italy  2–5  Russia
Palmacci Goal 26'
Marinai Goal 33'
Report Shaykov Goal 4'
Peremitin Goal 11'14'
Romanov Goal 12'
Paporotnyi Goal 19'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Suhaimi Mat Hassan (Malaysia)

Final[edit]

Tahiti  3–5  Portugal
Labaste Goal 17'
Li Fung Kuee Goal 19'25'
Report Madjer Goal 1'
Belchior Goal 7'
Coimbra Goal 17'
Novo Goal 21'
Alan Goal 36'
Praia da Baía, Espinho
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Rubén Eiriz (Spain)

Awards[edit]

In the aftermath of the final, FIFA presented individual awards to the three best players of the tournament, top goal-scorers, and to the best goalkeeper. In addition, a collective award was given to the team with the most points in the Fair Play ranking.[43][38] Since three players all scored 8 goals, other stats such as assists, penalties and matches played were then considered to work out the standings between them. Notably, this World Cup saw the fewest goals ever scored for a player to claim the golden boot.

adidas
Golden Ball
adidas
Silver Ball
adidas
Bronze Ball
French Polynesia Heimanu Taiarui Portugal Alan Portugal Madjer
adidas
Golden Scorer
adidas
Silver Scorer
adidas
Bronze Scorer
Paraguay Pedro Moran Portugal Madjer Switzerland Noel Ott
8 goals 8 goals 8 goals
adidas Golden Glove
French Polynesia Jonathan Torohia
FIFA Fair Play Award
 Brazil
Goal of the tournament
Portugal Madjer v Switzerland[44]

Statistics[edit]

Goalscorers[edit]

8 goals
7 goals
6 goals
5 goals
4 goals
  • Iran Mohammad Ahmadzadeh
  • Italy Paolo Palmacci
  • Japan Takasuke Goto
  • Senegal Ibrahima Baldé
  • Spain Antonio
  • French Polynesia Heimanu Taiarui
  • French Polynesia Patrick Tepa
3 goals
  • Brazil Bokinha
  • Brazil Bruno Xavier
  • Brazil Mauricinho
  • Brazil Rodrigo
  • Iran Amir Akbari
  • Iran Mohammad Ali Mokhtari
  • Italy Simone Marinai
  • Japan Naoya Matsuo
  • Madagascar Bernardin Rasolomandimby
  • Oman Yahya Al-Araimi
  • Paraguay Juan López
  • Portugal Bê Martins
  • Portugal Rui Coimbra
  • Russia Artur Paporotnyi
  • Russia Anatoliy Peremitin
  • Switzerland Dejan Stankovic
  • French Polynesia Heiarii Tavanae
2 goals
1 goal
  • Argentina Federico Costas
  • Argentina Luciano Franceschini
  • Argentina Santiago Hilaire
  • Argentina Rodrigo López
  • Argentina Facundo Minici
  • Brazil Datinha
  • Brazil Fernando Ddi
  • Brazil Mão
  • Costa Rica José Mendoza
  • Costa Rica Vladimir Adanis
  • Iran Faroogh Dara
  • Iran Mehran Morshedi
  • Italy Francesco Corosiniti
  • Italy Michele di Palma
  • Italy Alessio Frainetti
  • Japan Takuya Akaguma
  • Japan Shotaro Haraguchi
  • Japan Ozu Moreira
  • Japan Takaaki Oba
  • Japan Teruki Tabata
  • Madagascar Tianasoa Rabeasimbola
  • Madagascar Tokindrainy Randriamampandry
  • Madagascar Flavien Razafimahatratra
  • Madagascar Ymelda Razafimandimby
  • Mexico Gerardo Gómez
  • Mexico Abdiel Villa
  • Oman Ghaith Al-Alawi
  • Oman Abdullah Al-Sauti
  • Paraguay Édgar Barreto
  • Paraguay Wilson Rodriguez
  • Paraguay Jesús Rolon
  • Portugal Elinton Andrade
  • Portugal Léo Martins
  • Portugal Jordan Santos
  • Portugal Bruno Torres
  • Portugal Zé Maria
  • Russia Andrey Bukhlitskiy
  • Senegal Gorgui Faye
  • Senegal Pape Amadou Kamara
  • Senegal Papa Ndour
  • Senegal Papa Modou N'Doye
  • Senegal Ngalla Sylla
  • Senegal Ibra Thioune
  • Spain Raúl Mérida
  • Switzerland Philipp Borer
  • Switzerland Michael Misev
  • Switzerland Angelo Schirinzi
  • French Polynesia Tainui Lehartel
  • French Polynesia Angelo Tchen
  • French Polynesia Jonathan Torohia
  • French Polynesia Teva Zaveroni
Own goals
  • Costa Rica Andres Villegas (against Italy)
  • Mexico Adrian Gonzalez (against Brazil)
  • Switzerland Stephan Leu (against Portugal)

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Final standings[edit]

Pos Grp Team Pld W WE WP L GF GA GD Pts Final result
1 A  Portugal (H) 6 5 0 0 1 32 18 +14 15 Champions
2 D  Tahiti 6 4 0 1 1 32 29 +3 13 Runners-up
3 D  Russia 6 3 1 0 2 30 25 +5 11 Third place
4 B  Italy 6 4 0 0 2 27 20 +7 12 Fourth place
5 C  Brazil 4 3 0 0 1 16 11 +5 9 Eliminated in
Quarter-finals
6 C  Iran 4 2 0 0 2 16 16 0 6
7 A  Japan 4 2 0 0 2 12 13 −1 6
8 B   Switzerland 4 2 0 0 2 16 18 −2 6
9 B  Oman 3 1 0 0 2 11 11 0 3 Eliminated in
Group stage
10 C  Spain 3 1 0 0 2 9 9 0 3
11 A  Senegal 3 1 0 0 2 12 13 −1 3
12 D  Paraguay 3 1 0 0 2 14 16 −2 3
13 A  Argentina 3 1 0 0 2 9 14 −5 3
14 D  Madagascar 3 0 0 0 3 7 12 −5 0
15 C  Mexico 3 0 0 0 3 4 11 −7 0
16 B  Costa Rica 3 0 0 0 3 6 17 −11 0
Source: FIFA
(H) Host.

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