3rd FUTSAL WORLD CUP

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A big Congratulations to the defending champions Brazil for winning the 3rd Futsal World Cup 2018, the samba boys led by the knowledgeable futsal coach Jaime Meza and former futsal player Thiago Prado put on a great display of the beautiful game (Futsal) all weekend. Congratulations also to Poland for reaching the Final  and showing high level of futsal in the entire tournament.  Ukraine finished in 3rd place conquering  Peru in the bronze medal game.
Overall, the event was again a MASSIVE success with 12 Heritage Nations participating ,and with a much improved standard of play.

Big thanks to all participating Nations, specially the ones that came from Nunavut(Russia Team) and Lloydminster(CanadaTeam), also big thanks to Len Chelack and Octavian Iliuta for the support and helping improve the level of Futsal refereeing in our Province, and to all the Volunteers that helped us make this tournament a BIG Success.

We are committed to building and growing this sport in Saskatoon and Saskatchewan and providing opportunities for players to experience this beautiful sport.

Gold Medal : Brazil                          MVP: Cristian Lima (Brazil)

Silver Medal: Poland                      Top Scorer: Rodrigo Koebsch (Brazil)

Bronze Medal: Ukraine                Best GoalKeeper: Julio Meirelles (Brazil)

4th Place: Peru

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poland 3rd
POLAND
UKRAINE
PERU
POLAND 2ND
RUSIA
RUMANIA
NORWAY
FIRST NAT
COLOMBIA
CHINA
CANADA
argentina 3

 

FUTSAL WORLD CUP 2018

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Saskatoon Futsal League – SFL is pleased to announce its third Futsal World Cup 2018 this upcoming November 29th, 30th, and December 1st, 2nd, 2018.  On behalf of our organization, we invite your nation of heritage to participate in our Tournament.  The primary goal of this Tournament is for teams to represent their heritage country while engaging in this fast paced and entertaining game.  

We are looking to have 16 teams participate and we will be choosing the participants on a first come first serve basis, so the sooner you can confirm your participation, the higher chance you will have to secure your place.

The Saskatchewan Soccer Association sanctions this Tournament. 

Please, find below details and timelines for this Futsal Tournament:

WHERE? Family Focus Court – Sasktel Soccer Centre.

WHEN?  Thursday November 29th, Friday November 30th, Saturday December 1st, and Sunday December 2nd, 2018

COST?  $500.00 per Team

ROSTER SIZE & HERITAGE RULES:  Maximum of 12 players with a minimum of 5 heritage players. 

CONFIRMATION DEADLINE: November 5th, 2018.

FEE DEADLINE:  November 12th, 2018.  Payment can be made either by cheque, online, or cash. If it’s a cheque it must be made to ‘Saskatoon Futsal League’. Payment can be with one of our League representatives that will be at the Sasktel Soccer Centre lobby area between 5:30 – 6:30 pm.

HOW TO REGISTER?  First, you must confirm your desired participation by emailing us back at safa.futsal@gmail.com

If we accept your nation, we will open a tab on our Saskatoon futsal website where the individual players will need to register onto their desired nation.  Registration for players will open on November 5th, 2018. 

Players outside the province or players inside Saskatchewan who haven’t play this season, must pay $40.00 for the SSA insurance. 

Note: If the player already purchased SSA insurance this season and payed in the province of Saskatchewan, must pay $10.00.

Players who are not registered by the deadline will not be able to play in the tournament.

Please, you must have solved everything related to insurance (SSA) before sending us the roster of the team.

DRAW & SCHEDULE:  We will have the draw, and the pre-competition meeting with Coaches/Managers & Captains on Friday November 23th, 2018 at a location to be confirmed. It is mandatory to have 1 representative from each nation at this event, except the team is outside the city of Saskatoon or Saskatchewan.

To arrange in-person registration, or for additional information, feel free to contact

our league members at: safa.futsal@gmail.com  

Thank you for your interest in futsal, and we look forward to seeing you on the court.

1st Youth Futsal World Cup 2018

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Canada’s Team in the U-13 Girls category coached by Rob Noel won the Gold Medal in the “1st Youth Futsal World Cup 2018” with a 2 – 0 victory over Spain on Sunday, October 14, at Family Focus Court – Sasktel Soccer Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Harlee Noel and Fresly Fredlund made the winning goals in favour of the splendid Canadian Team. The U-13 Girls Spain Team coached by Lewis Oteruelo never gave up during the game and took home the Silver Medal.

New Zealand Team took the Bronze Medal 15 -1 against Brazil Team in the U-13 Girls division. The New Zealand players who made the goals were Jade Unterschte 6, Kandence Madraga 4, Heidi Li 2, Alexa Christie 2, and angelica Friske 1 and by Brazil the goalkeeper Bailey Ainsworth.

The New Zealand coaches were Sergio and Amber Fuentealba and the Brazil Team was Peter Morris.

The boys Japan Team won the final 3 – 0 against France thus obtained the Gold Medal in the U-15 Boys division with winning goals made by  Kristian Kolosnjaji, Simon Funk, and Gitonga Haumphanh. The U-15 Boys Japan Team was lead by Coach Van Houmphanh and France Team was Shaun Eaton.

The final Futsal round had over one hundred fifty people attending and cheering their favourite teams. Everyone had a fantastic time and enjoyed the friendly competition on the field.

Jaime Meza, the president of SFL and Coach of SK Olimpia FC, mentioned: “the coaches, players, Clubs or Teams, Saskatoon Futsal League, and Saskatchewan Soccer Association keep promoting Futsal in Saskatoon and Saskatchewan. We should see very impressive growth in the city of Saskatoon during the upcoming years.  More people inside the country will talk more about the improvement of Futsal in the Country and will love to join and play this sport. It is a gratification to see how our sport is growing and the Canadian Futsal National Head Coach Kyt Selaidopoulos is promoting our beautiful sport in Canada with Futsal Clinic for players and Coaches, and the Futsal Camps”.

All in all a great success and we thank the ten Teams for their participation (Spain A, Spain B, Spain C, New Zealand, France, Japan, Brazil, Netherland, Canada, and England), referees, and coaches.

SPAIN A P
SPAIN B
CANADA P
BRAZIL P
ENGLAND P
NEW ZEALAND
SPAIN BOYS
FRANCE
U-15 CHAMP 1
U-13 CHAO & SUB
U-15-SUB-1

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Canada’s Team in the U-13 Girls category coached by Rob Noel won the Gold Medal in the “1st Youth Futsal World Cup 2018” with a 2 – 0 victory over Spain on Sunday, October 14, at Family Focus Court – Sasktel Soccer Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Harlee Noel and Fresly Fredlund made the winning goals in favour of the splendid Canadian Team. The U-13 Girls Spain Team coached by Lewis Oteruelo never gave up during the game and took home the Silver Medal.
New Zealand Team took the Bronze Medal 15 -1 against Brazil Team in the U-13 Girls division. The New Zealand players who made the goals were Jade Unterschte 6, Kandence Madraga 4, Heidi Li 2, Alexa Christie 2, and angelica Friske 1 and by Brazil the goalkeeper Bailey Ainsworth. The New Zealand coaches were Sergio and Amber Fuentealba and the Brazil Team was Peter Morris.
The boys Japan Team won the final 3 – 0 against France thus obtained the Gold Medal in the U-15 Boys division with winning goals made by  Kristian Kolosnjaji, Simon Funk, and Gitonga Haumphanh. The U-15 Boys Japan Team was lead by Coach Van Houmphanh and France Team was Shaun Eaton.
The final Futsal round had over one hundred fifty people attending and cheering their favourite teams. Everyone had a fantastic time and enjoyed the friendly competition on the field.
Jaime Meza, the president of SFL and Coach of SK Olimpia FC, mentioned: “the coaches, players, Clubs or Teams, Saskatoon Futsal League, and Saskatchewan Soccer Association keep promoting Futsal in Saskatoon and Saskatchewan. We should see very impressive growth in the city of Saskatoon during the upcoming years.  More people inside the country will talk more about the improvement of Futsal in the Country and will love to join and play this sport. It is a gratification to see how our sport is growing and the Canadian Futsal National Head Coach Kyt Selaidopoulos is promoting our beautiful sport in Canada with Futsal Clinic for players and Coaches, and the Futsal Camps”.

YOUTH FUTSAL WORLD CUP 2018

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Saskatoon Futsal League – SFL is pleased to announce its 1st Youth Futsal World Cup 2018. The purpose of this tournament is to create a fun environment for players to continue to develop their futsal skills and to continue to grow the culture and passion of futsal in Saskatoon while representing a heritage country name. This tournament will follow FIFA Futsal Rules with 4 outfield players plus a GK.
Please find below details and timelines for this Futsal League.
TARGETED AGE GROUPS:
• U11 BOYS (4 teams)- Born: 2007 & 2008
• U13 BOYS (4 TEAMS) – Born: 2005 & 2006
• U13 GIRLS (4 TEAMS) – Born: 2005 & 2006
• U15 BOYS or Girls (4 Teams) – Born: 2003 & 2004
WHERE? Family Focus Court at Sasktel Soccer Centre
DATE OF TOURNAMENT? October 12-14, 2018
DAYS OF GAMES:
• Friday: 4:30 – 7:30 pm
• Saturday: 9:45 am – 5:45 pm
• Sunday: 9:45 am – 1: 45 pm
COST?
• U11 – $300.00
• U13 – $300.00
• U15 – $300.00
# GAMES: 3 GAMES + FINALS
ROSTER SIZE: Maximum of 12 players
CONFIRMATION DEADLINE: October 3 , 2018
FEE DEADLINE: October 5th, 2018.
HOW TO REGISTER? First, you must confirm your desired participation by emailing us back at saskatoonfutsal@gmail.com. After that, we will confirm your participation and can proceed to payment of fees online.
PRECOMPETITION MEETING: We will be having a pre-competition meeting with the accepted team delegates on Thursday October 11th at 7:30 pm at the Sasktel Soccer Centre. For out of city/province clubs, we will have a brief meeting on Friday October 12th.
For additional information, feel free to contact our league members at: safa.futsal@gmail.com
Thank you for your interest in futsal, and we look forward to seeing you on the court!

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FUTSAL DROP IN 2018

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A great evening this past Friday playing outdoor Futsal in some unused Tennis Courts. Great competition from everyone and above all, lost of smiles and enjoyment. We are continuing to build Futsal culture here in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and we want to share our love for this beautiful game. Thanks to all players and parents for coming and we hope to see you out this Friday again. After the game our players said: “Thank you Jerson Barandica and Jaime Meza for your wonderful and hard work”.

 

Please, enjoy the video “SFL Futsal Drop-in 2018”.  Everybody is welcome!

YOUTH FUTSAL PREMIER LEAGUE WINTER 2018 U-15

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AURORA FLYERS SC vs JUNIOR HUSKIES (U-15 Girls). 


The fifth final game featured Aurora Flyers SC at the facing off against Junior Huskies U of S.  They were disciplined on the team. Junior Huskies of The University of Saskatchewan playing for the first time together. The girls of Aurora Flyers worked extremely hard in our Futsal League. The scored was 4-3 winning Aurora Flyers SC.
 Landis Corbell who plays with Aurora Flyers SC scored 27 goals thus becoming the Top Scorer of the U-15 Youth Futsal League Winter 2018. Trent Maclean, Head Coach of Aurora Flyers say: “They are excited to get better and return to next Futsal League”

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SAETA FC vs ATHETIC FC U-15 Boys).


 
The sixth final game featured Saeta FC at the facing off against Athletic FC.  The scored was 5-0 winning Saeta FC.  Kristian Kolesnjaji who plays with Athletic FC scored 20 goals thus becoming the Top Scorer of the U-15 Youth Futsal League Winter 2018. Jerson Barandica, Head Coach of Saeta FC said: “It was fun to watch the kids have the opportunity to put into play everything that they have been learning in terms of their futsal decision making and their ability to play combinations in tight spaces”. Jeff Fua, Head Coach of Athletic FC said: “Thank you coaches, thank you players, and thank you Saskatoon Futsal League for your wonderful league for children”

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Finally, It is evident that “the beautiful game of Futsal’ will help these players enjoy and become better players of ‘the beautiful game of soccer’