• Sunday Oct 13, 2013

    El Salvador, Guatemala to meet in beach friendly

    El Salvador’s Tomas Hernandez is challenged by Anthony Talo of Solomon Islands during their FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup match on September 23, 2013 in Papeete, Tahiti. (Photo: FIFA via Getty Images)

     

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador – El Salvador and Guatemala will meet in a beach soccer friendly on November 16 in Houston, Texas, the Salvadoran Football Federation announced Thursday.

    At the recently completed FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, the Salvadorans advanced to the quarterfinals, before narrowly falling to eventual runner-up Spain, 2-1.

    Agustin Ruiz led the Central American side in Tahiti with seven goals in four games, including a memorable five-goal performance in a 7-6 win over the Solomon Islands.

    The match against Guatemala will be El Salvador’s first on American soil in beach soccer.

  • Champions League

    Related News



RELATED NEWS YOU'LL LIKE

CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship schedule set

CONCACAF and Beach Soccer Worldwide unveiled Friday the schedule for the 2017 CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship (CBSC) to be played in the Bahamas from February 20-26.

El Salvador calls up 18 for beach soccer camp

With an eye towards February’s CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship in the Bahamas, El Salvador called up 18 players for a four-day minicamp.

Coaches prepare for CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship

Fun, dynamic, and a powerful platform to improve technical and tactical skills…that’s how 13 coaches of CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship 2017 teams referred to this discipline during a Technical Preparation Workshop held by the Confederation here last week.

Jamaica pleased with CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship group

Head coach Andrew Price says he is content with Jamaica’s group for the next CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship, which will be contested February 20-26, 2017, in the Bahamas.

2017 CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship Draw Finalized

General Secretary Philippe Moggio and BFA President Anton Sealy took the emphasized the potential to grow the game.