Russian national beach soccer has won the European Cup, winning the final match against Portugal 4-2. The meeting took place in Moscow.
In the match for third place, which also took place on February 19, won by the Swiss team, the Italians won 5-4.
The Russian national team — the reigning world champion in beach football. In September 2011, the Russians in the World Cup final against Brazil beat. In February 2012 it was reported that Russia intends to fight for the championship in 2015, 2017 or 2019.
Thus, the Russian team repeated the success in 2010 and continued successful performance at major international tournaments. In 2011 the team won the gold medal Likhachev World Cup, World Cup and Intercontinental Cup.