Futsal World Cup 2012 - Thailand
4th time this competition will be organiazed by FIFA.
Here's the history of the winners
1989 - Brazil
1992 - Brazil
1996 - Brazil
Under FIFA organization
2000 - Spain
2004 - Spain
2008 - Brazil
It's not hard to guess who are the big favourites to win this 2012 editon in Thailand. Spaniards and brazilians are again the big favourites. But you can't forget teams like Italy, Russia and Portugal, amongst others.
For the first time ever the competion will have 24 teams. The tournament starts today and will end in 18th November.
Here are the groups:
Rafael Nadal (The present)
Bernard Tomic (The future)
Soderling, Tipsarevic, Berankis, Djokovic, Kubot, Dolgopolov.
And all the portuguese players, specially:
Rui Machado, Frederico Gil, Gastão Elias, João Sousa, Frederico Silva, Pedro Sousa, André Gaspar Murta.
Former Machado & Gil