Oftentimes, futsal is compared to indoor soccer and it's not the case! Futsal is the only type of indoor soccer sanctioned by FIFA. Below is a video by FIFA on what is FUTSAL.
Futsal is fast paced and very exciting to watch. Check out the below video. It is the final highlights of Russia vs Argentina in 2016 for the FIFA Futsal World Cup.
Did you watch the above video? Did you notice the quickness and the footwork of the players during the game? The skills that a futsal player learns can be easily translated onto a soccer field. It's why Messi, Ronaldo,Pele, Salah and many other played futsal growing up. Futsal made them better soccer players.
Check out these recent articles on the benefits of futsal for young players.
One of the pillars of the Brazilian Futsal Club is making a difference in our community. For the past year, we have been volunteering our time at Edmonds School in Burnaby, BC. We have been teaching the students about futsal. It's been awesome sharing the sport of futsal with the students from Edmonds. We look forward to continuing to make a difference!