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Portugal win maiden Youth Olympic title 

  • Portugal win maiden Girls’s Youth Olympic Futsal crown
  • Fifo’s four-goal efficiency leads Europeans to Buenos Aires gold
  • Japan earn silver as match runners-up

Portugal claimed the first-ever Girls’s Youth Olympic Futsal Event title following a Four-1 victory over Japan within the gold medal match at Buenos Aires 2018 on Wednesday.

Buoyed from their 2-Zero defeat of the Japanese of their remaining Group D match on 13 October, Portugal took command of this gold medal match with a first-half hat-trick from Fifo.

She opened the scoring after solely eight seconds of motion earlier than doubling Portugal’s lead when she transformed a cross from Carol at shut vary. Fifo’s third was a positive low end from a nook cross.

Fifo added a fourth objective shortly after the restart earlier than Japan instantly replied by Rikako Yamakawa. It prompted the Asian aspect to press for extra objectives and a means again into the match.

Portugal, nevertheless, withstood any battle again to create Youth Olympic Video games historical past as the primary winners in girls’s futsal, with Japan having to accept the silver medal.

Do you know?
Fifo’s opening objective in Wednesday’s gold medal match was the quickest scored at these Youth Olympic Video games.

The stat
21 – Along with her 4 objectives within the remaining, Fifo completed because the match’s prime scorer – another than all of the objectives scored by Japan at Buenos Aires 2018.