2015 ITSF World Cup – Press Release Group Draw


75 national teams in men, women, junior, senior and disabled categories will compete in the most prestigious table soccer event of the year. The event will take place in the iconic place of sport of Turin (Italy) – The PalaRuffini from April 8th – 12th 2015.

This year’s edition will get underway on Wednesday, April 8th – Warm up day – with 2 competitions open to all players. Then the festivities will start on Thursday 9 and Friday 10 with the World Championships single and double categories. Finally, The World Cup – National teams events – will start on Friday 10 untill Sunday 12. It represents more than 3500 matches over the 5 days competition with an exceptional participation of more than 600 players coming from 33 countries. It is also a free entry event so everyone will be able to enjoy and watch the best foosball players of the world during all 5 days competition.

The complete schedule and matches programme is available HERE.

The composition of preliminary pools reads as follows:

Men D1 : 16 teams

– Pool A : Austria, Germany, Argentina, Portugal

– Pool B : Luxembourg, Czech Republic, Canada, Switzerland

– Pool C : USA, Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands

– Pool D : France, Great Britain, Kuwait, South Africa

Men D2 : 15 teams

– Pool A : Bulgaria, Slovenia, Spain, Latvia

– Pool B : Lithuania, Finland, Slovakia

– Pool C : Poland, Romania, Brazil, Iran

– Pool D : Russia, Italia, Japan, Peru

Women : 17 teams

– Pool A : France, Belgium, Slovakia, Finland

– Pool B : Germany, Bulgaria, Italy, Iran

– Pool C : Austria, Great Britain, Czech Republic, Portugal

– Pool D : Denmark, Switzerland, Slovenia, Netherlands, USA

Junior :12 teams

– Pool A : Germany, France, Austria, China, Czech Republic, Great Britain, Italy, Lithuania, Portugal, Slovakia, Switzerland, USA

Senior : 11 teams

– Pool A : USA, Germany, Austria, France, Great Britain, Italy, Iran, Japan, Netherlands, Portugal, Switzerland

Disabled : 4 teams

– Pool A : Belgium, Germany, Italy, Portugal

Download 2015 ITSF World Cup information package HERE