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José Venancio López, Torras, Kike and two-goal hero Sergio Lozano reflect on Spain's dramatic 3-1 extra-time final defeat of Russia, who "came very close" to denying them a fourth straight title.
Russia 1-3 Spain (aet)Two goals from Sergio Lozano, his first cancelling out Pula's effort 34 seconds from time, helped secure a fourth straight title for Spain.
Italy keeper Stefano Mammarella hailed his "exceptional" team-mates after scoring the goal that clinched a 3-1 third-place victory against immensely proud hosts Croatia.
Croatia 1-3 ItalyItaly claimed Futsal EURO bronze for the third time after goalkeeper Stefano Mammarella's late clincher denied the hosts.
A "great show" is predicted on Saturday as Spain seek a fourth straight European futsal title against a Russia side they have beaten in two of three previous final meetings.
Ahead of Saturday's UEFA Futsal EURO 2012 final, UEFA.com looks at the key facts from a tournament where records were broken in goals, appearances and attendances.