The first edition of the Football 7 World Cup, which was held in Rio de Janeiro, with participation of 08 countries. In the big final, two strong forces, and big stars of the discipline were on the pitch. A crowded arena was supporting the home team against the Italians.
Italy kept the calm, and on a historical match, managed to overcome the Brazilians by 3x2. In a inspired day of the big star Adriano Foglia, the player had a extraordinary performance and was crucial for the Italian achievement.
Brazil, which had the super star Edmundo, surrendered to the impressive tactical discipline of the Italians and took the second place. Uruguay was third.
The next edition will be held in Brazil, in December of 2018.