The draw for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup's Asian qualifying groups has been made at the headquarters of Beach Soccer Worldwide in Barcelona.

These qualifying games will take place between 22 and 26 May in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As host nation, the UAE have been named as top seeds in their group, as have Japan courtesy of their status as Asia's leading beach soccer nation.

Asia will have three representatives at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Rio de Janeiro 2006, which can be followed from 2 to 12 November exclusively on

Group A
United Arab Emirates
PR China

Group B