Bolasport.com reports from Indonesia that Premier Futsal is back under a new name the 2019 Asian Premier Futsal Championship. Indonesia and Thailand will host the competition and plans are in place for it to be held at Istora Senayan, Central Jakarta, in November. The competition was previously hosted by India…
An irate Luis Figo has parted ways with Premier Futsal, calling the five-a-side tournament a 'complete failure' while slamming the organisers for "continuous breach of obligations."
The Premier Futsal League said it had reached 50 million television viewers in 10 countries and had nearly 700 million engagements with the property across the world (including repeat).
Courtesy of the Economic Times read this insightful interview concerning the development of Premier Futsal in India, its success despite opposition, those who were involved in its development and in their belief that Futsal like the IPL will be a success in India
The opening day garnered 4.8 million TV viewers tuned in for futsal by international players. This was followed by the first two matches of the tournament.
Kicking off on the 15 July Premier Futsal India will start with Chennai vs Mumbai then Goa vs Kolkata.
Yet to be announced by Premier Futsal but according to Goal.com and the Daily Mail Ryan Giggs, Ronaldinho and Hernan Crespo have signed to play Futsal in India with Premier Futsal which kicks off on the 15th July.
AIFF had said that the unsanctioned Premier Futsal will create unnecessary issues while also expressing serious doubts about the survival of the tournament.
Premier Futsal continue to add international futsal talent to their roster and they will be told soon which of the 8 franchise clubs in the league they will play for. The roster of players announced today includes UEFA Championship-winning Italian national Jairo Manoel dos Santos, two-time World Cup-winning Spaniard Francisco…
“Futsal is a fascinating format that has played a pivotal role in developing the skills of some of the greatest football players. I have seen Futsal grow not just back home, but also across the world and I have played in a few of those tournaments,” said the former midfielder.