The drawing procedure of the finals Futsal World Cup, which will be held from September 10 to October 1 in Colombian cities of Cali, Medellin, and Bucaramanga, will be on May19.
The FIFA Futsal World Cup will be attended by 24 teams, which will be divided into six groups. Two teams from each group plus the four best teams among the third places will qualify for the playoff stage.
10 teams that have already qualified for the FIFA World Cup are: Colombia, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Australia, Iran, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam, and the Solomon Islands.
Uzbekistan national team won a ticket to the world championship for the first time this year at the home Asia Championship. Our team lost in the final to Iran in a tough struggle with the score of 1: 2.
Seven teams to be determined on April 12-13, when second leg of play-off qualification round will have been played in Europe. The Africa Cup of Nations will take place in South Africa on April 15-24: 3 best teams will get the tickets to Colombia. And finally, CONCACAF championship, which will be held on May 8-14 in Costa Rica, will name the four participating teams of the World Cup.
The World Cup 2016 finals group stage will be finished on September 18, matches of 1/8 finals will be held on September 20-22, 1/4 finals – on September 24-25, 1/2 finals – on September 27 and 28, and game for the third place and the final – on October 1.