"In Argentina, when I was a young boy, I used to play a lot of futsal.  It was  a really nice game that’s helped me be a great player".  Lionel Messi

"A lot of the moves I make originate from Futsal and to this day my ball control is pretty much a futsal player’s ball control." Ronaldinho Gaucho

UEFA Training Ground finds out more about the fastest-growing indoor sport in the world from some of futsal's biggest names.

To learn more about futsal, click here. A new window will open and you will be taken to the US Youth Futsal National site.  Information on the following topics are there.

About Futsal
Laws of the game (FIFA rules)
Rules Overview - please note that slide tackling is not permitted in Futsal KC.  A player may slide only if an opposing player is not in close proximity, as determined by the referee.
The Field of Play
History of Futsal
Futsal vs. Soccer
Futsal vs. Indoor Soccer
The Futsal Ball?
Why Play Futsal?