The annual intercontinental beach soccer tournament is here once again. The Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022 is going to initiate this November 1st and run for the following 5 days.
The Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup, also known as the Emirates Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup is the largest beach soccer event, second to the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. Sanctioned by the BSWW and DSC, the tournament was first founded in 2011. Since then, the event has been held successfully every year without 2020.
The upcoming 2022 Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup will be the 11th addition to the event. Eight international beach soccer teams will be participating in the event. Among them, 4 will be from AFC, 2 from CONMEBOL, and 2 from CONCACAF and UEFA each. The eight groups will be divided into two groups of four. Following that, the event will be played in a mix of a knockout qualifier and play-off format.
Russia, the defending champion of the event will be absent this year. At the closing ceremony of the event, the season-ending Beach Soccer Stars will be awarded. As usual, the event will be hosted by the United Arab Emirates in Dubai city. Let us take a look at the detailed information on the upcoming popular beach soccer event.
When will be Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022 held?
- Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2022
- Time: 09:00 a.m. ET
On Tuesday, November 1, 2022, the 2022 Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup was initiated with its group stage match. The event officially began at 9:00 a.m. ET with the USA and Japan playing in Group B’s opening match.
Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022 Schedule:
|November 1, 2022||09: 15 a.m.||Spain vs UAE|
|November 1, 2022||10:45 a.m.||Saudi Arabia vs Brazil|
|November 1, 2022||08:00 a.m.||US vs Japan|
|November 1, 2022||12:00 p.m.||Iran vs Paraguay|
|November 2, 2022||09: 15 a.m.||Spain vs Brazil|
|November 2, 2022||10:45 a.m.||UAE vs Saudi Arabia|
|November 2, 2022||08:00 a.m.||Paraguay vs Japan|
|November 2, 2022||12:00 p.m.||Iran vs US|
|November 3, 2022||09: 15 a.m.||Saudi Arabia vs Spain|
|November 3, 2022||10:45 a.m.||Brazil vs UAE|
|November 3, 2022||08:00 a.m.||US vs Paraguay|
|November 3, 2022||12:00 p.m.||Japan vs Iran|
|November 4, 2022||09:15 a.m.||position 8|
|November 4, 2022||08:00 a.m.||position 6|
|November 6, 2022||08:00 a.m.||position 7|
|November 6, 2022||09: 15 a.m.||position 5|
|November 5, 2022||10:45 a.m.||Semifinal|
|November 5, 2022||12:00 p.m.||Semifinal|
|November 6, 2022||10:45 a.m.||position 3|
|November 6, 2022||12:00 p.m.||Final|
How to watch Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022?
There is currently no broadcast distribution agreement in place between any TV broadcaster and the Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup organizers. As a result, none of the upcoming beach soccer tournament matches will be broadcast live on any tv network.
How to Live Stream the event?
Recast is the official digital distribution partner of the Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022 event. All the matches will be live-streamed on the popular OTT platform. It is available for fans in the US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the UK, and more.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: Kite Beach
- Location: Dubai, UAE
All the matches of the ongoing Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022 will be held at Kite Beach. The popular tourist spot is located in Dubai, UAE.
Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022 Team Distribution:
8 international beach soccer teams are currently ready to participate in the upcoming Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup 2022 event. They will be divided into groups of four and the tournament will go through a knockout format. The group stage distribution is listed below –
|Group A||Group B|
|United Arab Emirates||Iran|