Thursday, January 18th marked 100 days until the kick off the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017! The 11 day event will be the biggest sporting event the country has ever hosted. Sixteen teams will face off on the white sands of The Bahamas on April 27 – May 7 in the new state of the art facility against the backdrop of the turquoise ocean.
Eight teams have already qualified for the highly anticipated event. The Bahamas, Tahiti, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Switzerland, Nigeria and Senegal are all in preparation mode for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, as the remainder of the teams look forward to their respective qualification tournaments in the coming weeks. The fate of the qualifiers will be decided on February 28 at the official draw for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 event, which determines the four groups and match schedule for the 16 competing teams.