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Beach Soccer World Cup 2000

2000 Beach Soccer World Cup
Tournament details
Host country Brazil
Dates February 13 – February 20
Teams 12 (from 4 confederations)
Venue(s)(in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Brazil (6th title)
Runners-up  Peru
Third place  Spain
Fourth place  Japan
Tournament statistics
Matches played 20
Goals scored 172 (8.6 per match)
Top scorer(s) Brazil Júnior (13 goals)
Best player Brazil Júnior
Brazil Rio 1999
Brazil Costa do Sauípe 2001

The 2000 Beach Soccer World Cup was the sixth edition of the Beach Soccer World Championships, the first world cup of the new millennium. The tournament changed its location for the first time since its establishment in 1995. 2000 would be the last year before Brazil's chain of world cup wins was broken. It stayed in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil but moved to Marina da Glória instead of Copacabana.

Organisation

The organisation stayed the same as the 1999 world cup. 12 teams were split into 4 groups of 3 teams with the top 2 teams progressing to the quarter finals.

Teams

From the 12 teams, 5 teams came from Europe, 5 teams came from South America including the hosts Brazil, 1 team from North America and 1 team from Asia.

European Zone:

South American Zone:

North American Zone:

Asian Zone:

Hosts:

Group stage

Group A

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Brazil 6 2 2 0 0 22 7 15
 Italy 3 2 1 0 1 9 14 -5
 Germany 0 2 0 0 2 7 17 -10


February 13, 2000
 Brazil 10–4  Italy
   

February 14, 2000
 Brazil 12–3  Germany
   

February 15, 2000
 Italy 5–4  Germany
   

Group B

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Japan 6 2 2 0 0 7 6 1
 Portugal 3 2 1 0 1 8 6 2
 Argentina 0 2 0 0 2 6 9 -3


February 13, 2000
 Portugal 5–3  Argentina
   

February 14, 2000
 Japan 5–4

(penalties)

 Portugal
   

February 15, 2000
 Japan 4–3  Argentina
   

Group C

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Peru 6 2 2 0 0 8 2 6
 Venezuela 3 2 1 0 1 4 1 3
 France 0 2 0 0 2 2 11 -9


February 13, 2000
 Peru 1–0  Venezuela
   

February 14, 2000
 Peru 7–2  France
   

February 15, 2000
 Venezuela 4–0  France
   

Group D

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Spain 3 2 1 0 1 8 8 0
 United States 3 2 1 0 1 10 9 1
 Uruguay 3 2 1 0 1 8 9 -1


February 13, 2000
 United States 6–4  Uruguay
   

February 14, 2000
 Spain 5–4  United States
   

February 15, 2000
 Uruguay 4–3  Spain
   

Quarter finals

February 16, 2000
 Japan 6–5  Italy
   

February 16, 2000
 Spain 4–3  Venezuela
   

February 17, 2000
 Peru 8–4  United States
   

February 17, 2000
 Brazil 6–3  Portugal
   

Semi-Finals

February 18, 2000
 Brazil 8–4  Spain
   

February 18, 2000
 Peru 5–0  Japan
   

Third Place Play-off

February 19, 2000
 Spain 6–3  Japan
   

Final

February 20, 2000
 Brazil 6–2  Peru
   


2000 Beach Soccer World Cup Winners
Brazil
Brazil
Sixth Title

Final team standings

Position Team
1 Brazil Brazil
2 Peru Peru
3 Spain Spain
4 Japan Japan
5 Venezuela Venezuela
6 Portugal Portugal
7 United States United States
8 Italy Italy
9 Uruguay Uruguay
10 Argentina Argentina
11 France France
12 Germany Germany

Awards

Scoring Award

Position Scorer Goals
1 Brazil Júnior (Brazil) 13

Best Player Award

Player
Brazil Júnior (Brazil)

Best Goalkeeper Award

Player
Japan Kato (Japan)

Sources

  • http://www.rsssf.com/tablesb/beachwk00.html
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