Under a new scheme, Project Futsal, a charter standard futsal club, have partnered with the University of Liverpool’s sports department to provide high-quality futsal opportunities across Merseyside through schools across the region.
The long wait finally came to an end at the weekend when the first fixtures of the National Futsal Series kicked off in England.
It is great to see this type of promotion and collaboration between Manchester FA and Manchester Futsal Club to increase awareness of Futsal, the National Futsal Series, and Futsal education.
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.
England Futsal International Liam Palfreeman moves from Spanish Liga Nacional de Fútbol Sala Segunda B to Italian Serie A2 Divisione Calcio a cinque.
It has been a long summer and the dust is still to settle but we are now armed with (some of) the knowledge of how our senior futsal landscape will look for 2019/20 in England.
Richard Allen, the Director of Football at Loughborough University, has been appointed to the Football Association (FA) Council and will also sit on the Futsal Committee.