Football
Release time:2017-09-17 15:49:28    Source:CISM official websitefont-size:AAA

Football events will be organized in accordance with the latest regulations of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) and CISM Football regulations.

Both men and women will compete.
For men, 12 teams compete in 3 groups (4 teams in each). The Football CSC shall determine the qualified teams. The team of China, the host country, is automatically qualified and will be the top seed in Group A. The top seed in Group B will be the champion of the 2015 CISM Football World Championship, and the top seed in Group C will be the runner-up of the 2015 CISM Football World Championship. The top 2 teams of each group as well as the 2 best 3rd place teams will enter the quarterfinals, semifinals and finals. For women, 8 teams compete in 2 groups (4 teams in each). The Football CSC shall determine the qualified teams. The team of China, the host country, is automatically qualified and will be the top seed in Group A. The top seed in Group B will be the champion of the 2015 CISM Football World Championship. The top 2 teams of each group will enter the semifinals and finals.

Competition and Training Venue
Wuhan National Fitness Center, Hankou Culture and Sports Center, and Dongxihu Sports Center Stadium