The highest European VGC play in Pokémon Sword and Shield

Logo European Cup - A Pikachu head with the Europe map

National teams

The Pokémon VGC European Cup counts on 16 national teams from all over the continent. They gather their very best players and for the first time, brand new teams such as Greece or Russia will be present.

Tournament format

The Pokémon VGC European Cup has the following format:

Europe map that highlights countries participating
16 European Countries
They build their rosters with 8-12 of their best players
4 columns with an identifier icon
Group Stage
Four groups with round robin format. Two of each advances
Brackets and final trophy
Single elimination stage to decide the European Champion