Stephen McGettigan

Muhammad Usman Musa’s Move to Jimbee Cartagena: A Milestone for Thai and Spanish Futsal

Muhammad Usman Musa’s move to Spanish champions Jimbee Cartagena is a landmark moment for Thai futsal, boosting its global visibility and enriching the European scene. This transfer highlights the growing international influence of both Thai and Spanish futsal, promising to elevate the sport's profile and inspire future generations.

Daisuke Matsui’s Vision for Japanese Futsal

Daisuke Matsui, newly appointed chairman of the Japan Futsal Top League, has outlined a comprehensive strategy to elevate Japanese futsal.

Strength and Speed ​​Profile of a Finnish Under-19 Futsal National Team Player

This thesis studies the speed and power profile of a Finnish under-19 futsal national team player to establish performance reference values. Key metrics include squats, deadlifts, jumps, and sprints, with data from 2021-2023 team camps.

Possible Rule Changes in Futsal: Spanish Clubs and RFEF Discuss Proposed Adjustments

Explore potential adjustments to futsal rules as Spanish clubs and the RFEF discuss proposed changes that could reshape the game. Key proposals include goalkeeper restrictions and optional hand or foot throw-ins, aiming to enhance tactical depth and fairness in futsal.

Tino Pérez Appointed New FC Barcelona Futsal Coach

FC Barcelona has appointed veteran futsal coach Tino Pérez as their new head coach, succeeding Jesús Velasco. Pérez, a celebrated figure in futsal with a decorated career spanning Spain, Russia, and Italy, has signed a contract until June 2026.

Mário Silva Set to Become the Highest-Paid Futsal Coach in the World

Mário Silva is poised to become the world's highest-paid futsal coach with a significant contract in Saudi Arabia, as Pany Varela also considers a move to Al Nassr, reflecting the increasing Saudi investment in futsal.

UEFA Futsal Champions League: Thrilling Draws Set the Stage for 2024/25 Season

The UEFA Futsal Champions League draws have set the stage for the 24/25 season, unveiling the groups for both the preliminary round in August and the main round in October. With 56 teams competing, the tournament features powerhouse clubs like Palma and Kairat, alongside debutants from emerging futsal nations across…

Road to Glory: UEFA Futsal Champions League Draws Revealed

Dive into the anticipation as the UEFA Futsal Champions League draws are set to unfold, determining group compositions for the upcoming preliminary and main rounds. Excitement peaks as top teams prepare for intense competition towards futsal supremacy.

Jimbee Cartagena: Breaking New Ground in Spanish Futsal

Jimbee Cartagena has made history by winning both the First Division and the Spanish Super Cup in the same season. This extraordinary feat breaks a 24-year streak dominated by Barça, Inter, and ElPozo, marking Jimbee as the first team outside this trio to achieve such a milestone.

England Futsal’s Financial Challenges And Optimism Amid International Draw Milestones

England Futsal faces financial challenges and uncertainty as they prepare for UEFA and FIFA tournaments. We reached out to both England Futsal and The FA for comments on these pressing issues.