In addition to Kristianstads DFF, 15 other teams from 5 different countries played in Gothia Puma Trophy (G17). They were divided into 4 different groups, whereof Kristianstads DFF could be found in Group 4 together with Kolding IF, Lyn Fotball and Linköpings FC. Kristianstads DFF continued to Play off A after reaching 1:st place in Group 4. In the playoff they made it to Semi final, but lost it against Bayer 04 Leverkusen with 3-4. In the Final, NorCal Premier PDP won over Bayer 04 Leverkusen and became the winner of Play off A in Gothia Puma Trophy (G17).