9th Men´s U19 WFC 2017
6th - 10th September 2016
|Group A||Group B|
|Hungary (11)*||Estonia (12)|
|Austria (18)||Spain (17)|
|Belgium (19)||Italy (21)|
|Great Britain (23)||Netherlands (22)|
|Slovenia (26)||France (-)|
|Match Schedule |
|Standings - Group B|
|Goalkeeper: Daniel Wiberg (ITA)|
Defender: Gonzalo Barcelo Moreno (ESP)
Defender: Mathias Einamann (EST)
Centre: Kasper van den Hark (NED)
Forward: Hugo Botton (FRA)
Forward: Blaz Tomc (SLO)
A total of 26 teams registered for the 9th Men´s U19 World Floorball Championships, to be held in May 2017 in Växjö, Sweden. In the qualification events, France & Iran will be competing for the first time in this category. A total of 16 teams compete in the Final Round in two separate divisions. In A-division, there are 8 teams who are all directly qualified based on the results from U19 WFC 2015 . In B-division, there are also 8 teams. Two directly qualify based on the 2015 results, while the remaining 6 places are decided based on the IFF regional quota system and qualification events.
Based on the direct qualifications from the previous U19 WFC and regional quotas, 4 teams have already confirmed their place in B-division, the rest will be decided by the qualification events.
The Asia-Oceania qualification event will be held in Fujiyoshida, Japan from 18th - 20th September 2016. Based on the IFF regional quota system two teams will qualify to B-division from Asia-Oceania.
|New Zealand (24)|
Based on the IFF regional quota system both registered countries will receive direct qualification to B-division in the Final Round.
* Numbers in brackets show current rankings. Teams marked with (-) are competing in their first Men´s U19 WFC event and will receive a ranking at the completion of the tournament.