Joaquín AlonsoSpain National Coach and FIFA InstructorWomen’s beach soccer has evolved greatly
Gilberto CostaBrazil National CoachThe road to a perfect World Cup
Philippe MoggioCONCACAF General SecretaryBeach Soccer, a powerful platform to strengthen the game
Joan CuscóBSWW Executive VicepresidentA World Cup... and much more! Ready for 2017?
Gabino RenalesBSWW Deputy Vice-presidentThank you for a great 2016!
Joan CuscóBSWW Executive VicepresidentKicking-off
Anton SealeyPresident of BFASee you in the Bahamas… We are ready to host you!
Brent RahimFIFA DevelopmentDevelopment programs: Planning comes first
Paria ShahriariHead of Beach Soccer - Iran FAThe time for women’s beach soccer has arrived
Jorge Alberto Cabrera RajoPresident of FESFUTThe Copa Pílsener, a key date in the beach soccer calendar
Beach Soccer Stars 2014
All the biggest names in the sport will gather on November 7th, amid the prestigious Samsung Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup, for an end of the season festivity, with the first edition of the Beach Soccer Stars. Recognition and acclaim, will be plentiful at this first ever event, directed at fans, players, coaches, and everyone that makes the sport what it is today. The leaders and all the prominent names in beach soccer will be present for the evening which is set to include accolades for Best Goalkeeper, Best Coach of the Year, Beach Soccer Rising Star, Best Goal of the Year, Best Player of the Year, and a selection of 5 Stars that would team up for a dream starting 5, together with other surprises yet to be unveiled.
The Best Coach, Best Player, Best 5 stars, and the Best Goalkeeper will be voted by the coaches and captains of all the Beach Soccer National Teams in the World, whereas the Best Goal of the Year will be voted by all the Beach Soccer fans through a special platform on beachsoccer.com (coming up very soon). Instead, the Beach Soccer Rising Star of the Year will be selected by the BSWW Experts committee.
The most renowned names will be awaiting the selections and the anticipation for the beach soccer tournament and the ceremony itself is at an all-time high. This magic evening will be hosted by Beach Soccer Worldwide together with the Dubai Sports Council at the Dubai International Marine Club, and representatives from the important member nations along with FIFA will all be there to honour beach soccer’s best.
An event such as this cannot be missed as everyone worth knowing in the beach soccer family will be celebrating the seasons’ successes side-by-side. This event will come only once a year and will surely be a mainstay on peoples’ calendars going forward. And, as always, Beachsoccer.com will bring you everything about it
Best Player: Bruno Xavier (BRA)
Best Goalkeeper: Dona (ESP)
Best coach: Mikhail Likhachev (RUS)
5 stars: Dona (ESP, Leonov (RUS), Ozu (JPN), Bruno Xavier (BRA), Llorenç (ESP)
Beach Soccer Rising Star 2014: Ott (SUI)
Beach Soccer Goal of the Year: Llorenç (ESP)