Russia lifts Socca World Cup title, defeats Poland in final

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Russia recorded a 3-2 victory against Poland after a thrilling encounter in the summit clash to clinch the 2nd Socca World Cup title in Crete, Greece.

Meanwhile, host Greece claimed third position after beating Moldova 2-1 in the third place play-off.

Chief Executive Montreal Holdings Lord Shahzad Ali presented the winning trophy to Russia team captain. Shahzaib Trunkwala and other Leisure Leagues were also present during the prize distribution ceremony.

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The top officials of International Socca Federation (ISF) termed the second edition of the Socca World Cup as successful. They praised all the teams for playing professionally in the tournament.

Meanwhile, Pakistan socca team was also praised for making significant improvement. Pakistan gave tough time to former champion Germany in the group matches – only losing by a slender margin of 3-2.

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Pakistan players also managed to score goals against three of the four Group ‘H’ teams. Pakistan team officials vow that the team would continue to perform better in every edition from the previous one.