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FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021 Fixtures, Teams List, Draw, and Full Squads

FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021 Fixtures, Teams List, Draw, Squads

The upcoming 2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup is the 11th edition of the world Cup. It was decided that the tournament will take place every 2 years from 2018-2024. The new season of the football tournament will be taking place this August 19, 2021, and will run till August 29, 2021. Check out FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021 Fixtures, Teams, Draw.

Russia is the hosting country for the tournament whereas Moscow is the hosting city. Portugal is the defending champions of the tournament winning thrice. Let’s take a look at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021 Fixtures, Teams List, Draw, Squads.

FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021 Fixtures, Teams List, Draw, Squads

What is the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021 Fixtures?

The tournament starts on 19th August, wherein the 16 teams will perform group-wise. Group A, B, C, and D. Each team earns three points for a win in regulation time, two points for a win in extra time, one point for a win in a penalty shoot-out, and no points for a defeat. The top two teams of each group advance to the quarter-finals.

Here is the entire list of FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021 Fixtures.

Group A

The first match under group A will be played by Paraguay and Japan, on 19th August. Simultaneously Russia (RFU) and the USA will face each other on the same day.

DateTeamsVenue
19 Aug 2021Paraguay vs JapanLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
19 Aug 2021RFU vs United StatesLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
21 Aug 2021Japan vs United StatesLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
21 Aug 2021RFU vs ParaguayLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
23 Aug 2021United States vs ParaguayLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
23 Aug 2021Japan vs RFULuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow

GROUP B

On 19th August 2021, UAE will face Tahiti in Moscow for the qualifying round. Followed by Mozambique vs Spain. Meanwhile, the last match under Group B would be played by Mozambique and Tahiti on 23rd August.

DateTeamsVenue
19 Aug 2021United Arab Emirates vs TahitiLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
19 Aug 2021Mozambique vs SpainLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
21 Aug 2021Tahiti vs SpainLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
21 Aug 2021Mozambique vs United Arab EmiratesLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
23 Aug 2021Spain vs United Arab EmiratesLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
23 Aug 2021Tahiti vs MozambiqueLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
Group C
DateTeamsVenue
20 Aug 2021Switzerland vs BrazilLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
20 Aug 2021Belarus vs El SalvadorLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
22 Aug 2021Brazil vs El SalvadorLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
22 Aug 2021Belarus vs SwitzerlandLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
24 Aug 2021El Salvador vs SwitzerlandLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
24 Aug 2021Brazil vs BelarusLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
Group D
DateTeamsVenue
20 Aug 2021Senegal vs UruguayLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
20 Aug 2021Portugal vs OmanLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
22 Aug 2021Uruguay vs OmanLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
22 Aug 2021Portugal vs SenegalLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
24 Aug 2021Oman vs SenegalLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow
24 Aug 2021Uruguay vs PortugalLuzhniki Beach Soccer
Stadium, Moscow

What are the teams playing in FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021?

ConfederationQualifying TournamentTeam
AFCcancelled; teams appointed by AFCJapan
Oman
United Arab Emirates
CAF2021 Africa Beach Soccer Cup of NationsMozambique
Senegal
CONCACAF2021 CONCACAF Beach
Soccer Championship
El Salvador
United States
CONMEBOL2021 FIFA Beach Soccer
World Cup qualification (CONMEBOL)
Brazil
Paraguay
Uruguay
OFCthe team appointed by OFCTahiti
UEFA2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup
qualification (WEFA)
Belarus
Portugal
Spain
Switzerland

FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia Draw

There are 16 teams which are divided into a group of four POTS. Here is the list of the teams divided into groups of four.

POT 1POT 2POT 3POT 4
RFUJapanParaguayOman
BrazilSenegalEl SalvadorBelarus
PortugalSwitzerlandUnited Arab EmiratesUnited States
TahitiSpainUruguayMozambique

Squad in FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021

Each team has to name a preliminary squad of between 12 and 18 players. From the preliminary squad, the team has to name a final squad of 12 players by the FIFA deadline. Players in the final squad can be replaced by a player from the preliminary squad due to serious injury or illness up to 24 hours prior to kickoff of the team’s first match.

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