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Probe ordered after US player racially abused by Nicaraguan opponent at Futsal event
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Probe ordered after US player racially abused by Nicaraguan opponent at Futsal event

A statement from US Soccer said CONCACAF had opened an investigation into the alleged incident, which occurred at Tuesday's game between the United States and Nicaragua in Guatemala City, won 4-2 by the United States.

AIFF invites clubs from ISL, I-League and Second Division League for inaugural Futsal Club Championship
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AIFF invites clubs from ISL, I-League and Second Division League for inaugural Futsal Club Championship

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has invited clubs from the Indian Super League, I-League and Second Division League to confirm their participation in the inaugural edition of AIFF Futsal Club Championship.

Premier Futsal: Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes' no-show in Bengaluru irks fans
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Premier Futsal: Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes' no-show in Bengaluru irks fans

Spokespersons for the event confirmed the absence of the former Manchester United greats Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes, but made no further immediate comment.

AFC Futsal Development Programme to help create roadmap for the sport in India after assessment
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AFC Futsal Development Programme to help create roadmap for the sport in India after assessment

The AFC Futsal Development Programme concluded on Friday leaving behind an assessment to develop and create a roadmap for Futsal in India.

Standard of game at Premier Futsal much higher than anywhere else: Paul Scholes
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Standard of game at Premier Futsal much higher than anywhere else: Paul Scholes

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes believes that the level of the game in the ongoing Premier Futsal was much higher than any other tournament he has seen before.

Futsal is similar to Twenty20 cricket; instant and quick, says Ryan Giggs
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Futsal is similar to Twenty20 cricket; instant and quick, says Ryan Giggs

Former Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs on Friday compared futsal with Twenty20 cricket, saying the format is quick and different from 90 minute football.

IPL-esque Premier Futsal is more suited to Indian culture, says Doug Reed
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IPL-esque Premier Futsal is more suited to Indian culture, says Doug Reed

Futsal suits Indian culture as the fast pace and high intensity of the format is similar to twenty20 cricket played in the Indian Premier League (IPL), believes English Futsal player Doug Reed.

Premier Futsal to be held twice in a season, says president Luis Figo
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Premier Futsal to be held twice in a season, says president Luis Figo

President Luis Figo has said that the ongoing Premier Futsal league will be held twice in a season and the second edition will be held in January next year.

Premier Futsal: Ronaldinho finally sizzles as Goa thump Bengaluru 7-2
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Premier Futsal: Ronaldinho finally sizzles as Goa thump Bengaluru 7-2

Brazilian legend Ronaldinho sizzled by scoring five goals to guide his side Goa 5s to a thumping 7-2 win over Bengaluru 5s in a Premier Futsal match in Chennai on Sunday.

Premier Futsal: Kochi stage comeback to thrash Mumbai; Kolkata, Bengaluru play out draw
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Premier Futsal: Kochi stage comeback to thrash Mumbai; Kolkata, Bengaluru play out draw

Led by their marquee player Michel Salgado, Kochi 5s thrashed Mumbai 5s 4-1 in the Premier Futsal in Chennai on Saturday.

Premier Futsal kick-starts with glitzy opening ceremony and first matches in Chennai
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Premier Futsal kick-starts with glitzy opening ceremony and first matches in Chennai

Snapshots from the inaugural session of Premier Futsal League in Chennai.

New beginning: India to make its debut at U-17 Futsal World Cup in Paraguay
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New beginning: India to make its debut at U-17 Futsal World Cup in Paraguay

India will make its maiden appearance in the under-17 Futsal World Cup, scheduled in Paraguay from 11 July, after being invited by the sport's governing body as a wild card entrant.

After Paul Scholes, former Real Madrid star Michel Salgado joins Premier Futsal
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After Paul Scholes, former Real Madrid star Michel Salgado joins Premier Futsal

Former multiple-title winning Real Madrid and Spanish international Michel Salgado has signed a three-year deal to play in Premier Futsal, becoming the latest global star to confirm participation in the world's first-ever multi-national futsal league ahead of its inaugural season.

Premier Futsal: FIFA doesn't interfere in private leagues; AIFF shouldn't either, says Falcao
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Premier Futsal: FIFA doesn't interfere in private leagues; AIFF shouldn't either, says Falcao

Falcao threw his weight behind the introduction of Premier Futsal League in India amid strong opposition from the country's football federation.

Paraguay calling: India set to make maiden appearance in U-17 Futsal World Cup
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Paraguay calling: India set to make maiden appearance in U-17 Futsal World Cup

India are set to make their maiden appearance in the U-17 Futsal World Cup next month, after being invited by AMF, as a wild card to take part in the event.

Captain Kohli the crooner: Virat, AR Rahman to join forces to compose Premier Futsal anthem
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Captain Kohli the crooner: Virat, AR Rahman to join forces to compose Premier Futsal anthem

Musical maestro AR Rahman and India's Test cricket captain Virat Kohli have been unveiled as the ambassadors of the star-studded Premier Futsal League

Pelé of futsal in India: Premier Futsal signs Brazilian star Falcao for inaugural season
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Pelé of futsal in India: Premier Futsal signs Brazilian star Falcao for inaugural season

Premier Futsal on Wednesday inked a deal with Futsal superstar Alessandro Rosa Vieira, popularly known as Falcao, marking a major signing for the first-ever multi-national league ahead of its inaugural season.

Premier Futsal League: Indian association ties up with US counterpart ahead of tournament
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Premier Futsal League: Indian association ties up with US counterpart ahead of tournament

As per the "mutual agreement", Futsal Association of India would receive technical support from United States Futsal Federation.

IPL, ISL, now futsal: Luis Figo kicks off his Indian adventure with Premier Futsal League
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IPL, ISL, now futsal: Luis Figo kicks off his Indian adventure with Premier Futsal League

Luis Figo is adding another page to the story of franchise-based sports in India, one that began with the Indian Premier League. India, has had T20 cricket in IPL, football in ISL, badminton in PBL, kabaddi PKL, and wrestling in PWL. Now it will have its very first futsal league — Premier Futsal.