The long wait finally came to an end at the weekend when the first fixtures of the National Futsal Series kicked off in England.
At the weekend, English Futsal took another development step with the official launch of the National Futsal Series (NFS) which took place during England's two international futsal friendly fixtures against Germany
On the 17th September, the National Futsal League was approved by the English Football Association to operate in the 2019-20 season.
The Department for Education added Futsal to an approved activity list for GCSE, AS and A-Level PE meaning students studying PE across the country will have the opportunity/ option to play and experience Futsal at schools from 2020.
The English Football Association announced today a three-year partnership with the Pokémon Company International to support their National Futsal Programme.
A new National Futsal League (NFL) committee was elected in July with the task of protecting and developing the NFL legacy in England.
On today’s podcast, the World of Futsal with Keith Tozer discusses futsal and more with Futsal Focus guest Simon Wright, Founder and Sporting Director of one of England's oldest Futsal clubs, Manchester Futsal Club.
Sheffield FC – Worlds oldest Football Club – For taking the trouble to recognize my 20 years involvement with futsal, an interest started initially by making a phone call to FIFA as FA was unresponsive to requests to support the game being played in England at the time.
England lost their recent friendly matches against Croatia 4-0 and 2-6 who are 40 places above them in the World Rankings but they aim to continue developing and succeeding on and off the court.
The FA National Futsal League unveiled a new logo today celebrating 10 years since the league was founded and it comes ahead of the league’s biggest season to date.