Cosimo SibiliaPresident of Lega Nazionale DilettantiFifteen years of beach soccer in Italy
Dick WhalenNASSC Tournament DirectorThe North American Sand Soccer Championships turn “Silver”
Ali TargholizadehAFC Head of Futsal and Beach Soccer DevelopmentAsia has everything required for beach soccer
Roberto CarettoManager Lazio Beach SoccerIdentity is key for clubs’ future
Joan CuscóBSWW Executive Vice PresidentClosing a successful season with the next FIFA Beach Soccer world Cup in our mind
Joan CuscóBSWW Executive Vice PresidentTradition makes us stronger…
Bernd BaruttaHead of Beach Soccer at the DFBBeach soccer was at its captivating best in Warnemünde
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
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)