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State Futsal Coach & Team Manager Applications Open for 2019 Futsal National Championships

Applications Are Now Open For State Futsal Coaches Ahead Of The 2019 Futsal National Championships.

Football Federation SA enjoyed success at the 2017 Futsal National Championships, as 7 of the 12 teams from the state qualifying for Semi-Finals and the Under 15 Boys taking the title in their division.

In January 2018, FFSA had the opportunity to participate in the Craig Foster International Cup. During the tournament, 5 teams out of 11 qualified for the World Futsal Championships, which will be held in Orlando, Florida USA on the 21st to the 25th of July 2018.

In 2019, FFSA will return to the Futsal National Championships, which will be held on the 9 to the 13th of January. FFSA will be nominating 11 teams to travel to New South Wales to compete against all States around Australia.

Applications are now open for coaching positions, which close on Monday 29 June 2018 at 5:00pm.

Applications are also open for team manager positions, which close on Monday 31st July 2018 at 5:00pm.

All applications must be accompanied with a copy of the applicants Drivers Licence and Police Check to be accepted. First aid certificates for all team manager applications must be attached.

Please send all applications to coacheducation@ffsa.com.au

FFSA State Futsal Coach Application Form

FFSA State Futsal Manager Application Form

Futsal in South Australia

Futsal has been identified by Football Federation Australia (FFA) and FFSA as a priority for the development of players and a major contributor to the future participation growth in Football nationally and within the state of South Australia.

Futsal can be played by children as young as five years old and is a major factor in developing players in countries like Brazil which recommend young players to continue with futsal as long as possible.

Academies operate in various zones around the State, including in regional areas. These academies make up the bulk of the South Australian Junior Squads which compete annually at the FFA National Futsal Championships.

The State Squads are made up of the following age groups.

Boys: U11, U12, U12 Regional, U13, U14, U15, U16, YOUTH

Girls: U12, U14, U16

For further information on Futsal in South Australia, please contact our Coach Education Manager, Cristiano Dos Santos or our Futsal Coordinator Alex Sunasky on (08) 8340 3088.

Futsal Academies

Football Federation SA Coach Education Manager, Cristiano dos Santos, operates regional academies in the Adelaide Hills & West of the CBD at Underdale High School.

School clinics are available and can be booked by contacting the FFSA Game Development department.

For further information on the FFSA Futsal program or how to register in one of the FFSA Futsal Academies or Futsal Programs please contact Cristiano on 8340 3088 or cristiano.dossantos@ffsa.com.au.

 

 

Affiliated Associations & Competitions

Football Federation SA holds affiliation with several Futsal Associations & Competitions around South Australia, including in regional areas.

Further information on each of these affiliated Associations & Competitions is provided below.

South Australian Futsal League

Director:                                  Raffaele Frisina

Telephone:                              0422 710 895

Email:                                     safrleague@gmail.com

Director:                                  Jamie Carbone

Telephone:                              0412 978 711

Futsal SA

Chairperson:                             Arthur DiFede

Telephone:                               0412 832 940

Email:                                      ncr97@adam.com.au or Arthur@futsal-sa.com.au

Jamestown Futsal

Contact:                                  Claire Smallacombe

Telephone:                              0417 867 654

Email:                                     jamestownfutsal@gmail.com

Website:                                 jamestownfutsal.com.au

Port Augusta Futsal

Contact:                                  Brenden Tee

Telephone:                              0423 686 237

Email:                                     Brenden.Tee@elders.com.au

Yorke Peninsula (YP Futsal)

Secretary:                                Tammy Greenwood

Telephone:                              0403 691 115

Email:                                      yp.futsal@yahoo.com.au