BRA vs KAZ
BRAGA - A very exciting match took place yesterday between Thailand and Israel, with both teams struggling to overcome one another throughout - it ended with a win for Thailand, 6 to 5.
Poland made it to half-time winning 3-2 against Ukraine, but in the second half the Ukrainians made up the difference, and wound up winning 5-3.
Russia defeated China by a large margin, scoring ten times before the final whistle. Russia will now play Azerbaijan in the quarter-finals.
In a game where Spain kept full control throughout both parts, Oman took 7 to nothing. Spain moves on to the quarter-finals now to take on Thailand, while Oman will tackle Poland.
POR vs RUS
Brazil beat Kazakhstan only two to one in a very disputed game, full of yellow cards. Now Brazil will take on the Ukraine, and Kazakhstan will play Israel.
Azerbaijan beat France with a difference of four - although the first half was fairly balanced, it was in the second half that things got decided. Azerbaijan moves on to the quarter-finals against Russia.
In the women’s tournament France lost eight to one against Spain. Portugal and Russia tied at three goals.
(Source: Ana Marques, OC – Photos: Nuno Gonçalves)