FIFDS World Championships: Italy is World FUTSAL Champion!

Other Sports20/04/2017

The Italian national team of the FISDIRItalian Federation of Sports for Intellectual and Relational Disabled – is crowned World Champion!

After having beaten the Portuguese team, who were playing at home, by an emphatic 4 - 1 in the decisive match in Viseu, in Portugal, where the first ever FIFDS World Cup took place from 8 to 15 April, it proved an outstanding performance by Italy, coached by Signoretti and Oldani, who, in a short space of time, managed to put together a young, strong and cohesive national side.Having beaten the Mexicans twice, Italy, following the 4 - 4 draw in the opening game against Portugal, gave their all in the decisive match against the Lusitanians.

It also proved hugely rewarding for Erreà, the FISDIR’s technical partner!