Today in Nyon, Switzerland, the UEFA Futsal Cup (European club Futsal) officially came under the UEFA Champions League brand when the first draw for the revamped competition took place.
A total of 57 clubs have entered the new UEFA Futsal Champions League all will be involved in the preliminary and main round draws streamed live from Nyon at 14:15CET on Thursday 5 July.
Northern Ireland launched their Women's national team last year and are already challenging themselves to take on their European neighbours as UEFA announce the entrants for the first edition of the UEFA Women's Futsal EUROs
The UEFA Futsal EURO is to be expanded to 16 teams, Women's and Under-19 Futsal EUROs launched and a UEFA Futsal Champions League is to replace the UEFA Futsal Cup.
Marcel Loosveld from the Netherlands is the new coach of the German national Futsal team. The 54-year-old contract with the German Football Association (DFB) runs until December 2019.
Germany defeated England 5-3 in their first ever official international futsal match in Hamburg, Germany. Check out the German media's coverage of the match.