Draw for the group stage of the European Games-2019 will be held on April 4th

The organizers of the second European Games in Minsk announced dates and order of the draw for the group stage of the beach soccer tournament, which will be held from 25 to 29 June. The official ceremony will take place on April 4th in Barcelona conference room of the Victoria Olympus hotel.

Belarus and Italy will lead groups A and B respectively – Belarus as the hosts, and Italy- as the winner of the Euroleague-2018 Superfinal. Spain and Portugal happened to be in the second pot. The third one consists of teams from Russia and Switzerland, and in the fourth pot you will find teams of Ukraine and Romania.

Thus, the Russian team in the group stage of the European Games will not face the Swiss. 

European Games-2019. Minsk

The composition of the baskets for the draw 

Pot №1: Belarus (A1), Italy (B1);
Pot №2: Spain, Portugal;
Pot №3: Russia, Switzerland;
Pot №4: Ukraine, Romania.