Monday, February 4, 2019

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Futsal tournament in the City of Duncan Cowichan First Nations the Capital of Futsal Canada since 1980




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Futsal at the city of Duncan visit my Facebook for pictures and video .

Monday, December 3, 2018

Futsal In Vancouver island - Cowichan Eagles Winners of the 11th Blake Baker Futsal Tournament

Although some called it indoor soccer , Futsal still growing  in Canada  and we have here the oldest ongoing futsal since the 80's . it is the 3rd generation playing a game originated in Brazil  Well in Canada we started futsal  under the International Body FIFUSA  that has  changed to AMF .  But  Futsal Canada founded in 1983 in The city of Nanaimo , British Columbia  decided to joying  FIFA  consequently futsal became part of CSA  program , and and  there is funds available for futsal development in Canada as well as for attending official events in Canada as well as there is a Canadian Futsal Championships and the winning team gets to play in the Concacaf clubs champions



Get these pics from the weekend event - The 11th Blade Baker









memorial Indoor Soccer Tournament played with futsal balls and FIFA's rules and regulations .


Futsal in British Columbia at city of Duncan The 11th Blake Baker Memorial Tournament 19 teams competed in both men and women . Cowichan First Nation is one of the oldest ongoing Futsal in Canada and the the league has enough talented Futsal players to form teams in Both men and women to compete at any Canadian National Tournament . We got two gymnasium , perhaps hold the BC championships and go to the National Futsal championships . Kris Fernandes we are working on it to have BC back in the National Futsal arena as done in the Past . Futsal started here on Vancouver Island and we are with a second generation of Futsal players . Believe me they can challenge anyone in Canada and will come up on the top of any given Futsal in Canada and they are 100% Canadian born here . Dan Citra and former Canadian National Futsal team player Alec Johnnie are working together to get a men team ready for the BC’.


Monday, November 28, 2016

Futsal Canada How it Started in Canada and Moved to Canadian Soccer Association - CSA

How Futsal Started In Canada  and Became
part of  Canadian Soccer Association 
( More details soon )







First Aboriginal Cup between Canada Vs Australia 









FiFusa Vs FIFA Committee Carlos Mateus - top roll 3rd from right-  votes on Behalf of the Canadian Futsal to go to FIFA  




Futsal Canada first developer Carlos Mateus - Founder of futsal in Canada 1979 - formed a futsal club , league , provincial association and the first Canadian futsal Association  In British Columbia. Worked to get futsal into FIFA 


Victoria West Football Club won the first ever Canadian and North America Futsal Cup captained by Ike Mackay


First Canadian Futsal Team playing overseas - players from Victoria West Football Club and Nanaimo City  representing Canada at the Brazilian Pan America Futsal Cup in Canpinas , Sao Paulo , Brazil  1984 

President of the CSA Victor Montagliani ( top Left )  Carl Valentine ( bottom left)  Mobilio brothers ,   Sam Lenarduzzi  and many others from the Vancouver Whitecaps played futsal on the Pacific Coast first ever futsal semi pro league organized by Futsal in Nanaimo organized  by Canadian futsal developer  Carlos Mateus 


Book of the 150 years of the Canadian Soccer  History  includes Futsal started in Nanaimo , British Columbia , Canada . 


First Canadian women futsal team coached by Ike MacKay 
Vamcouver Selected Futsal Team  second place at the first ever semi pro futsal league 
 USA Futsal Team 


New Zealand Futsal Team at the first Pacific cup held in Australia 1987