Hosts Paraguay were eliminated from the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup after suffering an extra-time defeat against Switzerland as group matches continued in Asuncion.
Paraguay had lost their opening Group A match to Japan due to a goal in the final second of the match at the Estadio Mundialista "Los Pynandi" in Luque.
Their misfortune continued against Switzerland, after a closely fought match eventually resulted in a 7-6 extra-time defeat.
The result confirmed Switzerland’s place in the quarter-final stage of the competition, alongside Japan.
Japan had also recorded their second victory of the tournament by overcoming the United States 4-3.
Tahiti bounced back from their opening day defeat in Group B, with the two-time runners-up recording a 6-1 win over Mexico in Group B.
Uruguay edged Italy 4-3 in the second match of the day in the group.
The South Americans top Group B with two wins, with Italy and Tahiti looking set to battle for the runners-up spot.
The tournament is due to continue tomorrow with the second round of matches in Groups C and D.