2016 Futsal World: Russia eliminated Spain in the quarterfinals
With the elimination of Brazil in the second round, the path to the third star was quite clear. However, the Spanish futsal team also said goodbye to the World sooner than expected, as it has lost to Russia in the quarterfinal round.
Excepting the first edition, Spain had always reached the semi – finals at least. However, this time Russia cut short the way the team led by Jose Venancio Costa. A team that arrived with three casualties , those of the injured Sergio Lozano, Aicardo and Jose Ruiz, and more tired than his rival after having a far more demanding way.
The game started frantically, with a goal of Chiskala at 2 minutes and the Spanish comeback, thanks to goals from Rivillos and Miguelín. Before the break, Russia returned to take command with goals from Chiskala and Eder Lima. In the second half, Russia was perfect in defense and took advantage of opportunities to go finalizing the meeting, to bring the final score to 6-2.
So, without Brazil without Spain, the two teams have shared the seven world played to date, the next world champion futsal will be new. Russia and is postulated as one of the favorites, even before the semifinals will have to eliminate Iran , the great revelation and got his pass to this round after beating Paraguay 4-3 in a match that required extra time.
The other favorite is Portugal, who got into the semifinals after winning a tight 2-3 to Azerbaijan, with another goal from a Ricardinho being the star of this World. To reach the final, Portugal will have to beat Argentina, a team that reached the second time this phase after clearly winning Egypt 5-0 in the quarterfinals.http://www.sportseducationexpo.com/2016-futsal-world-russia-eliminated.htmlFutsal2016 futsal world cup,russia futsal team