Rules

  • the system "All-play-all" system will be applied. Teams get three points for a victory and one point for a draw. The ranking for the whole tournament is determined by:
  1. total points
  2. head-to-head results
  3. goal difference
  4. goals scored
  5. decision by lot (or, in case both teams confirm, a penalty shoot-out will be organised)
  • the tournament follows the international rules of blind football, published by the IBSA organization for the years 2013-2017.
  • the only exception will be the playing time of the matches, which has been set at 2 x 20 minutes, with interruptions only in the case of a player’s injury on the pitch or time-out taken by one of the teams playing a match
  • each game will start exactly according to the schedule; there will be a break of max. 10 minutes. When a match finishes, the teams playing the next game can start warming up immediately

Referees

François Carcouët (France), Michael Piecq (Belgium), Stuart Winton (United Kingdom), Christian Jung (Germany) supported by Lukáš Másilko (CZE), Vladimir Vaďura (CZE)

BBFC referees (from the left: Carcouët, Winton, Jung, Piecq) Timekeepers - Vladimír Vaďura, Lukáš Másilko