FIFA and the organizing committee regret to announce that the traditional youth tournament will not be able to take place this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Both entities will continue to monitor developments and begin planning for the 2022 edition as soon as possible.
The health situation had already made it impossible to hold the event during the Ascension weekend last May, as usual, and it is now the alternative dates (August 28 and 29, 2021) that are taking place. turn out to be unrealistic. Both the existing restrictions on movement for players, players, spectators and the quarantine measures and the difficulty for foreign teams to confirm their participation now led to the decision to cancel the meeting altogether. .
The next edition of the FIFA / Blue Stars Youth Tournament is scheduled for May 25 and 26 in the district of Zurich-Altstetten