Premier Futsal – 1st Futsal League Season Featuring 6 Franchises Begins in Chennai


13658979_1719060261675780_2472456895541723346_nPremier Futsal, a first-ever multi-national Futsal league conceptualised by Indian entrepreneurs under the entity Premier Futsal Management Pvt. Ltd. Futsal, a 5-a-side shorter variant of football with two halves of 20 minutes each, is governed by Futsal Association of India (FAI) with accreditation from the international governing body, Asociación Mundial de Futsal (AMF)

Indian cricket team Star batsman Virat Kohli has joined the Premier Futsal football league as its brand ambassador.Apart from Virat Kohli, Premier Futsal attracted a lot of fans when they signed the best futsal player in the world- Alessandro Rosa Vieira, popularly known as Falcão.

As of now, the playing teams are Kolkata 5s, Chennai 5s, Bengaluru 5s, Goa 5s, Kochi 5s, Mumbai 5s.

Kolkata defeated Goa 4-2 as Crespo produced a fine all-round display to defeat Ronaldinho’s Goa in an engaging encounter.

Ronaldinho almost produced the first goal of the game as he faked his opponent with a no-look pass that Rafael almost converted only for Cidao to produce the save. Ronaldinho had a couple of chances after that to score but Kolkata held on for a 4-2 win.