In addition to Stabæk Fotball, 15 other teams from 6 different countries played in Gothia Puma Trophy (G17). They were divided into 4 different groups, whereof Stabæk Fotball could be found in Group 1 together with Växjö DFF, FC Rosengård and Lake Norman. Stabæk Fotball continued to Play off A after reaching 2:nd place in Group 1. In the playoff they made it to 1/4 Final, but lost it against Jef United Chiba with 0-1. In the Final, Minnesota Thunder Academy won over NorCal Premier PDP and became the winner of Play off A in Gothia Puma Trophy (G17).