China Stars International Friendship Games
Competition structure 2016
Boys' and Girls' Football
is truly the world game. Come to Beijing where you will play against excellent teams in top class venues.
Football is incredibly popular in China, in fact tickets to the Olympic Football games sold
out in hours!! Many schools have teams but there are a number of schools where it is the focus. These schools were set
up some years ago and students train many hours every day.
Put your team on the field next April !!
In order to enhance the mixture of competition games and to maximise
the greater cultural experience, team numbers are limited. Teams will play five games of 50 - 70 minutes each over the
course of the week. The competition draw will be designed in relation to the number of teams attending from overseas.
The draw may be in a round robin format with final games played between teams of similar strength or on a full round
robin basis with the team finishing on top of the table being the winner. Chinese based teams will be included in any
NOTE: Due to weather conditions
prior to the event ( a very cold, long winter ), teams will play on quality astroturf pitches.