How Futsal Tells A Story Like Nobody Else

What are the similarities between movies, novels and sport? The answer is they all entertain us through the same fundamental mechanism; An engaging narrative. It goes something like this; You’re made familiar with the key protagonists who are then challenged by dramatic events. We root for them to see what we feel is justified success Läs mer om How Futsal Tells A Story Like Nobody Else[…]

Developing Futsal Competitions & Generating Fan Interest – Part 2

This two-part series features extracts from a research project on developing futsal competitions that was carried out for my UEFA Masters. Part 1 investigated the reasons why futsal hasn’t yet attracted the size of audiences that could be expected for such a spectacular sport. Part 2 looks to the future and how futsal competitions can Läs mer om Developing Futsal Competitions & Generating Fan Interest – Part 2[…]

Developing Futsal Competitions & Generating Fan Interest – Part 1

There career opportunities for aspiring futsal players are limited with few professional futsal leagues and teams. Even the best leagues in the world feature players who are not full-time and far too frequently clubs suffer financial problems with salaries left unpaid. Overall, the sport is still heavily underdeveloped, causing many to miss out on experiencing Läs mer om Developing Futsal Competitions & Generating Fan Interest – Part 1[…]