Iran’s Tasisat to Face Benfica for 7th Place at Futsal Int’l Cup
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran’s Tasisat Daryaei will play Portuguese champion Benfica on Tuesday for the 7th/8th position of the 2016 Futsal Intercontinental Cup.
Tasisat Daryaei, who were defeated against FC Barcelona Lassa 4-2 and Carlos Barbosa 4-3 in Group A, was held to a 2-2 draw against Dinamo Moscow Sunday night at the Aspire in Doha, Qatar.
On Tuesday, FC Barcelona Lassa will meet Magnus Futsal in the semifinals, while Al Rayyan face Carlos Barbosa in the stage.
In its 15th edition, the Intercontinental Futsal Cup is considered to be one of the best club tournaments in the world.
The inaugural edition of the tournament was held at Porto Alegre in Brazil in 1997 when Sport Club Internacional of Brazil won the title beating FC Barcelona 4-2 in the final.