Wednesday, October 01, 2008

Spain resuced from historic lose to Iran

Thanks to three goals of salvation scored in the last 10 minutes of its opening match of 2008 FIFA Futsal world cup at Brazil, Spain escpaed from a historical lose to the 9-times Asian champions Iran.

The defending champion Spain scored its equalizer in the 36th minute, just 4 minutes to an unforgettable lose to the young squad of Iran which is enjoying the world's all-time best scorer, Vahid Shamsaee.

Having played twice in friendly matches in Tehran, Spain defeated both the games 2-1 against Iran but remained unsuccessful to beat Iran for the third time and drew luckily in just 4 minutes remaining to the end of an opening day nightmare.

Iran has won 9 titles out of 10 at the AFC Futsal championships which is reckoned as the most authenticated tournament in Asia.

Iran is also slated to array against Uruguay, Libya and Czech republic in its next games and is one of the highest hopes for being ranked into the top 3 after Spain and Brazil.

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