Omagh Futsal Club President Martin Cassidy was recently recognised as one of the top 3 volunteers in the U.K. Futsal Focus spoke with him to find out more about the fantastic work he and his club are doing in their community!
The Irish Football Association has supported members of the Men’s and Women’s Futsal leagues to help launch the Northern Ireland Futsal Federation to continue to develop and showcase the sport within Northern Ireland.
The Cathedral Eye Northern Ireland Futsal Cup reached its climax at the weekend with Sparta Belfast lifting the trophy at the expense of Belfast United.
A knock out draw means everything is to play for and anything can happen. Can the clubs from the British Isles progress this year?
Blue Magic Futsal Dublin win the FAI Futsal Cup and will compete in the UEFA Futsal Champions League but Belfast Spart withdraw from IFA play-offs
Cathedral Eye Clinic will be sponsoring both the senior male and female domestic leagues for the next three seasons as well as the senior men’s and senior women’s international futsal squads.
Chris Morgan: "There are real benefits for young players.. we should be promoting Futsal more vigorously"
Belfast Celtic FC recruit Uruguayan Futsal Coach Martin Perciavalle who has a UEFA B Futsal and Football Licence and is studying as a Futsal High-Performance Specialist!
Belfast Celtic aims to have a paid Futsal coach who can help develop the 15 players we hope to have in our squad. Players will be remunerated based on ability, commitment, and success. Training gear, access to education and financial incentives should be enough to weed out potential semi-pro players.
Futsal Focus was not able to attend Northern Ireland's first ever international friendly on home soil against Scotland but we asked Uruguayan coach Martin Perciavalle to give his thoughts on what he saw at last weekend's historic event for Futsal in Northern Ireland.