Futsal is the game of the future although it has been played in the European and South American countries for decades. It is the game that is responsible for developing the technical skills of players such as Ronaldo, Xavi, Ronaldinho and Messi.
In principle the game is a crossover between football and basketball. Players that play FUTSAL quickly develop a skillset that helps when they play club soccer. The skills are transferable to the 11v11 game.
The game is played on an indoor court, utilizing sidelines. Possession of the ball individually and as a team is vital. Players must make quick and appropriate decisions due to the size of the court. The benefits are endless from this fantastic version of soccer.
Futsal quickly develops skills required to transfer to the 11v11 soccer game - motor control, agility balance and co-ordination (The ABC's), ball mastery, passing and receiving, scanning and awareness.
Futsal is a fast pace counter attacking game; therefore fitness is improved while learning and having fun. More goals are scored and individuals get many more touches on the ball. The more you play, the better you'll get!
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As an ex player I have loved the sport since I was 4 years old.