The Irish side went into their fixture against Wrexham knowing that they had to try and match the goal difference accrued by Hovocubo in their opening day 8-0 victory and it made for an unusual game.

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Eden will now face Dutch champions Hovocubo at the Tallaght venue on Friday evening (7.00pm) in a fixture which will decide who qualifies from Preliminary Round Group A. The Dutch side beat Turkish outfit Istanbul 'niversitesi SK 2-1 in a thrilling encounter.

• Varna go on to face tournament ever-presents Iberia Star Tbilisi, hosts FK Nikars Riga and preliminary round Group C winners Rekord Bielsko-Biała in the main round from 30 September to 5 October. Also progressing earlier this week were debutants Hovocubo, FC APOEL Nicosia,  FC Stalitsa Minsk and MNK Alumnus Zagreb, plus Baku United FC and KMF Zelezarec Skopje.

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Group 4: Inter FS (ESP), FC Lokomotiv Kharkiv (UKR), KMN Kobarid (SVN)*, Hovocubo (NED)

Last April, Barcelona regained in Baku the title they previously won in 2012 and, as one of the top four seeds, get a bye to November's elite round, along with 2013 victors Kairat Almaty, last season's finals hosts Araz Naxçivan and 2011 runners-up Sporting Clube de Portugal. In total, 29 clubs (ranked 21–49) will start the competition in the preliminary round, with 16 more (ranked 5–20) entering for the main round.

14.00CET, 3 July, NyonIn total, 29 clubs (ranked 21–49) will start the competition in the preliminary round, with 16 more (ranked 5–20) entering for the main round.

Pot 5 – seeding position 1Baku United FC (ENG)MFC Stolitsa Minsk (BEL)*KMF Zelezarec Skopje (FYROM)FS Ilves Tampere (FIN)Hovocubo (NED)*

Group B: Baku United FC (ENG), MNK Centar Sarajevo (BIH)*, Malmö City FC (SWE), Gibraltar Scorpions FC (GIB)

• In the elite round draw the 16 clubs will be drawn into four groups staged between 18 and 23 November.

Ricardo Braga restored Eden's three goal advantage in the 24th minute before Gabriel Gheno made it 5-1 less than a minute later. Eden were caught napping again just 30 seconds later when Sheehan fired home after a kick-in routine paid off.

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Group E: FC Stalitsa Minsk (BLR), FC Encamp (AND), FSC Schwaz (AUT)*, FC Talgrig Yerevan (ARM)

Elite roundThe 12 teams progressing from the main round join the four top seeds and are drawn into four groups of four teams. The winners of the one-venue mini-tournaments in late autumn progress to the finals.

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Pot 9 – seeding position 2Luparense C/5 (ITA)FC Lokomotiv Kharkov (UKR)Futsal Team Charleroi (BEL)Sporting Club de Paris (FRA)

Hovocubo beat Istanbul 'niversitesi in a tense fixture earlier in the day. The Turks took the lead through an excellent strike by Onur Mengi in the ninth minute but the impressive Amir Molkarai levelled with a neat finish in the 13th minute and Mohamed Ajnan found the net in a similar move less than 30 seconds later.

• The top two in group go into the elite round draw on 17 October, joined by the top four seeds – holders FC Barcelona, 2013 victors Kairat Almaty, last season's finals hosts Araz Naxçivan and 2011 runners-up Sporting Clube de Portugal.

Group 5: KMF Ekonomac Kragujevac (SRB)*, Luparense C/5 (ITA), Athina '90 (GRE), Winner preliminary round Group B

Pot 10 – seeding position 1Inter FS (ESP)Iberia Star Tbilisi (GEO)Slov-Matic Bratislava (SVK)

FC Grand Pro Varna completed the UEFA Futsal Cup main round lineup after winning 8-1 to top preliminary round Group H, the last section to finish.

For the main round, the winners of the eight preliminary round groups will be pre-drawn in the proceedings on 3 July together with the 16 teams entering at this stage. Among their number are the competition's sole ever-presents Iberia Star Tbilisi, the only three-time champions Inter FS, and ISK Dina Moskva, making their debut in this competition having won a previous unofficial European tournament three times when they were the dominant force in Russia in the 1990s and turn of the century.

Eight clubs, including six of the 13 newcomers starting in the preliminary round, have been pre-selected as mini-tournament hosts and will be drawn separately before being placed in their appropriate seeding position. Among the debutants are Gibraltar Scorpions FC, the first Gibraltarian entrants in the competition.

Friday, August 29 Wrexham Futsal Club (WAL) v Istanbul 'niversitesi SK (TUR), National Basketball Arena, Tallaght (16:30). Hovocubo (NED) v Eden Futsal (IRL), National Basketball Arena, Tallaght (19:00).

IRISH futsal champions Eden Futsal maintained their perfect start to the UEFA Futsal Cup last night when they beat Welsh representatives Wrexham Futsal Club 9-2 at the National Basketball Arena.

Preliminary round (26-31 August)Group A: Hovocubo (NED), Eden Futsal (IRL)*, Istanbul Üniversitesi SK (TUR), Wrexham Futsal Club (WAL)

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Going into Sunday's concluding game, Bulgarian hosts Varna needed to beat Uni Futsal Bulle by at least the 4-1 scoreline managed on Saturday by FC Progress Chisinau, with whom the Bulgarian side had drawn 2-2. Celsinho gave Varna a dream start inside 52 seconds but the game was in the balance before a spell of six goals in just over ten minutes. Marko Kostić made it 8-0 before a late consolation from Laurent Rumo.

Pot 3 – seeding position 3FC Anzhi Tallin (EST)Istanbul Üniversitesi SK (TUR)FC Progress Chisinau (MDA)*Malmö City FC (SWE)*Perth Saltires (SCO)Balzan FC (MLT)

Group F: MNK Alumnus Zagreb (CRO)*, København Futsal (DEN), Balzan FC (MLT)

Group G: KMF Zelezarec Skopje (MKD), Asa Ben Gurion (ISR) , FC Agama Podgorica (MNE)*

Group 5: KMF Ekonomac Kragujevac (SRB)*, Luparense C/5 (ITA), Athina '90 (GRE), Baku United FC (ENG)

Pot 2 – seeding position 4FC Talgrig Yerevan (ARM)KF Flamurtari Vlorë (ALB)FK Lokomotyvas Radviliškis (LTU)*Wrexham Futsal Club (WAL)Gibraltar Scorpions FC (GIB)*

Holders FC Barcelona are among 49 clubs in the running for the 2014/15 UEFA Futsal Cup – and will be one of four teams excused from the draw, which will be streamed live on UEFA.com, for the preliminary and main rounds at 14.00CET on 3 July.

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Group 2: Iberia Star Tbilisi (GEO), FK Nikars Riga (LVA)*, Winner preliminary round Group H, Winner preliminary round Group C

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Wednesday, August 27 Istanbul 'niversitesi SK (TUR) 1-2 Hovocubo (NED) Eden Futsal (IRL) 9-2 Wrexham Futsal Club (WAL)