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Portugal aim to win Copa Lagos

11 December 2012, 07:34

Lagos - Though Brazil have been considered the planet’s finest beach soccer side for years now, in pure talent terms Portugal are not far behind, SuperSport.com reports.

Indeed, it was the Portuguese who inflicted Brazil’s only defeat in FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup history, when sinking A Seleção at the semi-final stage of the inaugural 2005 tournament.

In 2001 Madjer, Alan, Hernani and Co also became the only side apart from Brazil to win the competition’s predecessor, the Beach Soccer World Championship, with A Verde e Amarelo taking the title at the nine other editions. 

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