A big Congratulations to the defending champions Brazil for winning the 3rd Futsal World Cup 2018, the samba boys led by the knowledgeable futsal coach Jaime Meza and former futsal player Thiago Prado put on a great display of the beautiful game (Futsal) all weekend. Congratulations also to Poland for reaching the Final and showing high level of futsal in the entire tournament. Ukraine finished in 3rd place conquering Peru in the bronze medal game.
Overall, the event was again a MASSIVE success with 12 Heritage Nations participating ,and with a much improved standard of play.
Big thanks to all participating Nations, specially the ones that came from Nunavut(Russia Team) and Lloydminster(CanadaTeam), also big thanks to Len Chelack and Octavian Iliuta for the support and helping improve the level of Futsal refereeing in our Province, and to all the Volunteers that helped us make this tournament a BIG Success.
We are committed to building and growing this sport in Saskatoon and Saskatchewan and providing opportunities for players to experience this beautiful sport.
Gold Medal : Brazil MVP: Cristian Lima (Brazil)
Silver Medal: Poland Top Scorer: Rodrigo Koebsch (Brazil)
Bronze Medal: Ukraine Best GoalKeeper: Julio Meirelles (Brazil)
4th Place: Peru