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Peru defeat Iceland to set up UFWC clash with Scotland

Peru won their second UFWC title match in four days, beating Iceland 3-1 to retain the unofficial title and set up an much-anticipated title match against all-time unofficial champions Scotland. Backed by a large following of fans, Peru matched Iceland in the first half then dominated the second half in this World Cup warm-up in New Jersey. This was Peru’s 12th UFWC title match win. Iceland have never won a UFWC match.

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Chile win China Cup and retain UFWC title

Chile retained the UFWC title and remain unofficial football world champions after this win over Iceland in the inaugural China Cup final. The four-team tournament, played at the Guangxi Sports Center in Nanning, had already seen China beat Croatia to finish in third place. Angelo Sagal’s first-half goal was enough to give Chile the win.

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Chile resume UFWC defence at China Cup

Unofficial Football World Champions Chile open 2017 with a defence of their UFWC title at the inaugural China Cup competition in Nanning, Southern China. The four-team friendly tournament involves Croatia and Iceland alongside Chile and China, and Chile’s opening match, on 11 January, will be against Croatia. However, there is one important caveat…

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Iceland 1-2 Netherlands

ICELAND 1-2 NETHERLANDS, Reykjavik, 6 June 2009 de Jong 8, van Bommel 15, Sigurdsson 88 The Netherlands defeated Iceland to retain the UFWC title and qualify for World Cup 2010. Manchester City midfielder Nigel de Jong opened the scoring, rising unchallenged to head home from just outside the six yard box in the eighth minute. […]

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