MISSION OF COLUMBUS FUTSAL LEAGUE
To provide an environment for players of all levels and ages to play and learn the game of futsal. The Columbus Futsal League will do this by:
- Focusing on skill development and fun vs. winning.
- Utilizing US Soccer certified referees who understand the spirit and art of the game.
- Matching teams of similar skill in appropriate divisions and age groups where possible
HISTORY OF COLUMBUS FUTSAL
In 2016, Columbus Futsal League became sanctioned by U.S. Youth Futsal, affilated wth US Soccer. Since its beginning in 2006, Columbus Futsal has been one of the largest youth futsal academy in the Central Ohio.
Columbus’s League features teams in every age group and gender from U8 through Adult. With high-quality officiating, fair and balanced competition, superior facilities and outstanding service we hope to keep coaches, players and parents involved year after year.
Columbus Futsal Sparta are the 2016 undefeated USYF championship team in the Great Lakes Region. This achievement earned the team a bid for the USAF National tournament. USAF Nationals was held in April 2016, where Columbus placed 3rd. Columbus Futsal & Street Soccer Academy provides youth development for nearly 200 boys and girls in the central Ohio area and has been the largest futsal specific academy in Columbus for the last decade.
Our goal at Columbus Futsal is to provide our city with a positive futsal culture, build safe places to play, and promote futsal in its purest form while keeping kids healthy, happy, and active and giving them the opportunities to play at a high level.
Director of Futsal
Malissa Galiffo Garcia
UNITED STATES YOUTH FUTSAL AND OUR AFFILIATIONS
UNITED STATES YOUTH FUTSAL is the largest and fastest national Futsal organization affiliated with US Soccer. With over 70 leagues throughout the country, 9 Regional tournaments and a National Championship, it is the fastest growing futsal organization in the U.S.
US SOCCER – Is the governing body of all soccer in the United States. Its mission is to make soccer, in all its forms, a preeminent sport in the United States and to continue the development of soccer at all recreational and competitive levels.
||USSSA is a non-profit organization whose mission is to develop and expand the game of soccer in the United States. USSSA has been an affiliate of US Soccer since July, 2001. USSSA registers, sanction and provides insurance for leagues, clubs, academies and players.