Connecticut Junior Soccer Accociation becomes the Newest State Futsal Association of U.S. FUTSAL
Berkeley, CA. April 13th, 2017
U.S. Futsal the governing body for Futsal in the United States, announced today that they have entered into a partnership with Connecticut Junior Soccer Association. As U.S. Futsal exclusive representative for Connecticut. Connecticut Junior Soccer will be responsible for sanctioning Futsal leagues for youth and adult players and tournament play. Registering players and coaches and hosting a U.S. Futsal State Championship in Connecticut beginning in January of 2018. The Connecticut Futsal State Champions will move on to the U.S. Futsal Northeast Regional and National Championships. Additionally, Connecticut Junior Soccer Association will offer clinics and courses throughout the year to help educate Connecticut Junior Soccer Association member coaches on technical and tactical aspects of Futsal.
Northeast Regional Champions Crowned in Wildwood, NJ
Wildwood, NJ – On February 17, the Wildwood Convention Center opened its doors for the opening day to the U.S. Futsal Northeast Regional Championships. U.S. Futsal and the convention center would welcome over 250 teams featuring more than 2,000 players and 8,000 spectators over the next four days. Teams represented 12 state associations and Canada, making the Northeast Regional Championships the largest futsal tournament east of the Rocky Mountains.
3 Regional Champions Kickoff Next Week
The Road to the U.S. Futsal® National Championships continue February 17-20 as three Regional Championship competitions take place. The first regional to kickoff is the Northeast as teams gather in Wildwood, NJ for four days of matches. The Wildwood Convention Center will once again host this traditional President's Day weekend gathering.
U.S. Futsal and NSCAA Partner on Futsal Coaching Education
The NSCAA and U.S. Futsal have partnered to create their first-ever coaching course for the most popular soccer variation in the world. This NSCAA Diploma is available now online.
Coaches and players the world over see futsal as a fast paced, action-packed, electrifying game with many similarities to soccer that can be played indoors and outdoors. "Futsal fever" is catching on in USA, with coaches recognizing numerous technical and tactical benefits that are transferable to soccer.