Beach Soccer Championships - Yay PANAMA!
Movers of the Month: Panama
The CONACAF champions climb 38 places after victory in Nassau last week.
Panama’s CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship success in the Bahamas last week not only saw them claim a ticket to the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup but also become Movers of the Month for February.
Shubert Perez’s men lost just once in the competition, held in Nassau, and knocked out USA, El Salvador and defending champions Mexico en route to their first CONCACAF success in only their second appearance at the tournament.
Panama will go up against Paraguay, world champions Portugal and an as-yet-unknown AFC representative at the global showpiece in April and May with the sport have been given a major boost in the country as a result of their recent success.