Over the years doing Soccer Development in NH, I have realized that our technical skill can be set apart by creating an environment of touches and confidence with the ball. Therefore, “Futsal” is recognized as the best option for player development during the winter months. It is especially great for improving speed of play, technical skills, decision-making and fitness.
As a sport being sanctioned by FIFA, Futsal has been played mainly in Latin America and some European Countries as well. It is another form of indoor soccer for the following reasons:
• Better Skill Development - Futsal promotes quality touches on the ball
• Safer - Futsal eliminates many injuries associated with wall collisions
• Control - Futsal uses a heavier and smaller ball that takes away the unnecessary indoor bounces
• Less Expensive - Futsal makes quality soccer more affordable
Current US Soccer and international players such as Ronaldinho, Messi, Martha, Iniesta, Ronaldo, all credit their personal development to Futsal for much of their skill development in their youth. Once you experience Futsal, you will see the top 10 reasons: