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Uruguay retained the championship in Tangshan but lost to Bahamas on the final match day, as hosts China miss out on second place with loss to Denmark in the Goalfun CFA Beach Soccer Championship in Tangshan.

T&T lost its final game, 5-0 to El Salvador and secured one win in the tourney, defeating Denmark 3-2 in their fourth game on September 10th.

T&T were edged by hosts China 3-2 on September 7th, lost 6-1 to Bahamas a day later and were narrowly defeated in a highscoring affair, 7-6 to Uruguay on September 9th

The Danes managed to avoid sixth place with the 2-1 victory over their hosts, while Trinidad and Tobago suffered a heavy defeat to El Salvador to finish at the bottom of the table.

The Salvadorians netted five and, thanks to China losing to Denmark, retook second place to finish the competition as runners-up.

China’s Bai Fan claimed the MVP award, while teammate Zhang Xunwei bagged the prize for Best Goalkeeper.

Bahaman Lesly St. Fleur scored a total of eight goals across the five matches, enough to see him take home the Top Scorer award.


Trinidad and Tobago 0-5 El Salvador

Bahamas 4-2 Uruguay

China 1-2 Denmark

Final Standings:

1 – Uruguay

2 – El Salvador

3 – China

4 – Bahamas

5 – Denmark

6 – Trinidad and Tobago