On the 26thof October Australian Futsal Association (AFA) will debut Brisbane’s Futsal League, The Brisbane Futsal League is a new Elite competition based in Brisbane and will show case some of the best futsal players in the area and is set to be Brisbane’s most competitive Futsal league. Clubs will field six age groups in the inaugural league with U12 Boys, U14 Boys, U16 Boys, U15 Girls, Open Women & Open Men.
The Brisbane Futsal League (BFL) will be held every Saturday and rotated between three venues with the impressive Brisbane Entertainment Centre playing host for Round 1. The BFL will showcase talented players from clubs such as Brisbane South, Pine Rivers, North Brisbane, West Moreton, West Brisbane and Logan City.
West Moreton regional development officer Amanda Wenzel said that the BFL is a wonderful andexciting opportunity for talented and passionate players to take their Futsal career to the next level.
“The BFL will be unlike any other competition available,” Wenzel said.
“Unlike club games or one off tournaments the BFL will give Brisbane’s best futsal players the opportunity to compete at a level that challenges them on a weekly basis.
“This will improve players’ skills, tactics and confidence at an unprecedented rate,” she said.
Brisbane South Co-ordinator Jade Banks said “the Brisbane Futsal league will provide an exiting pathway for players in the Brisbane area”.
When asked about here expectations on the league Banks said “This should be a really competitive competition and one that will provide a pathway for players from social league to elite Futsal, and hopefully we can ensure the development of the game ofFutsal”
Lisa Davy of North Brisbane also echoed the sentiments of her counterparts by saying “The BFL should be an exciting competition and one that we are all looking forward to participating in”.
Australian Futsal would like to wish all players and official the best of luck for round one and the rest of the competition.
Round 1 Fixtures (Brisbane Entertainment Centre)
- Brisbane South vs. North Brisbane (court 1)
- Pine Rivers vs. West Moreton (court 2)
- Logan City vs. West Brisbane (court 3)
Kick off times are U12B 2:30pm, U14B 3:30pm, U16B 4:30pm, U15G 5:30, Open Women 6:30pm Open Men 7:30pm
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