The groups will be defined at the headquarters of Beach Soccer Worldwide
The draw for the group stage of both the women’s and men’s beach soccer tournament at the III European Games will take place this Thursday 11th May at 12.00 (UTC+2) and will be streamed live on BeachSoccerTV.com
The six participating teams in the women’s tournament will be drawn into two groups, as will the eight men’s teams that will compete in the men’s category.
Poland will be top-seeds alongside the current Euro Beach Soccer League champions Spain and Switzerland in both the women’s and men’s draw respectively.
The remaining teams will be allocated into the different pots according to the final standings of the 2022 Euro Beach Soccer League Superfinal, with Division B champions Moldova joining the fourth pot in the men’s draw.
Pot 1: Poland (hosts) and Spain (Euro Beach Soccer League Superfinal 2022 Champions)
Pot 2: Italy and Portugal
Pot 3: Ukraine and Czechia
Pot 1: Poland (hosts) and Switzerland (Euro Beach Soccer League Superfinal 2022 Champions)
Pot 2: Portugal and Italy
Pot 3: Spain and Ukraine
Pot 4: Azerbaijan and Moldova (Euro Beach Soccer League – Division B 2022 champions)
The beach soccer tournaments at the 2023 European Games will take between 27th June and 1st July in Tarnów, Poland.