Futsal is an exciting, fast-paced small sided soccer game that originates from South America in the 1930s. It is widely played across the world, and is the small sided football format that is officially recognized by both the U.S. Soccer Federation and F.I.F.A.
The nature of the game places a large emphasis on technical skill and ability in situations of high pressure, and is subsequently an excellent breeding ground for soccer competencies that can be translated into the soccer format of the game.
Many of the top world class soccer players played Futsal in their youth and credit it with supporting their development. Players of the calibre of Ronaldinho, Kaka, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo to name a few all played and enjoyed Futsal in their youth.
To ensure every player experiences Futsal as part of their development.
- More touches on the ball
- Create situations where quick decisions need to be made
- Players will become more comfortable with the ball in tight spaces
Want to get involved?
Futsal Club Affiliation Form (For Current OSA Members)
Futsal League Affiliation Form (For New or Non-OSA Members)
Benefits Of Oklahoma Futsal:
Full Sanctioned Facilities & Events
Accident Insurance For Player & Coaches
Liability Insurance For Facilities
Directed And Officers Insurance For Club Members
Risk Management Program
Professional OSA Staff Support
Futsal State committee support
State League Coming 2019
In the state of Oklahoma, the state governing body for United States Futsal is The Oklahoma Soccer Association. The association has aspirations of integrating strong Futsal leagues with existing soccer programs throughout the state at the youth and amateur levels. Oklahoma Soccer Association (Oklahoma Futsal) works in conjunction with member clubs and sanctioned leagues to further develop the skills of the state’s youth and adult players. Oklahoma Futsal began promoting the sport in the spring of 2000 with demonstrations and small tournaments.
United States Futsal is a member of US Youth Soccer and US Soccer. Sanctioned events include leagues, tournaments, coaching education and State and Regional competition in Oklahoma and throughout the United states.
Oklahoma Futsal is established to help our youth develop not only into great soccer players but also into productive members of society. Futsal provides a lot of entertainment for all who participate. Since everyone on a Futsal team must work tougher as on entity, the most important concept to promote is teamwork. Together we can produce the best soccer players in the country!
If your organization wants to further the skills of your soccer players, then Futsal is the game for you. Oklahoma Futsal is looking for people to develop local leagues at the youth and amateur levels. The association will be happy to work with you on establishing the game in your area.
Register to play at a local Futsal club or league in Oklahoma
For more information on the Oklahoma Futsal Association please contact us:
OSA Tulsa (918) 627-2663