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The Final Day: Going Out on a High

The Final Day: Going Out on a High

The England team, secure ninth place after beating Holland in their last game. Having just missed out on the knockout stages, it was the highest, the team could finish. A respectable performance, given they were ranked twelfth coming into the tournament. Oli and his teammates can be proud of their achievement and fingers crossed, they make it to the World Cup next year. Well done lads! Please follow & like us ๐Ÿ™‚

The Futsal Diaries: Still A Fighting Chance

The Futsal Diaries: Still A Fighting Chance

Although the England team have been knocked out of the tournament, they still need to ensure they win their final game. In terms of the bigger picture, England must win against Norway to stand any chance of qualifying for next year’s World Cup. Please follow & like us ๐Ÿ™‚

The Futsal Diaries: Day Six – Out of Action

The Futsal Diaries: Day Six – Out of Action

Unfortunately, it wasn’t to be. England fell just short against Sweden. Their chances of qualifying for next year’s World Cup, are hanging by a thread. To add insult to injury, Oli didn’t even play a part. He had picked up two yellow cards and so had to sit this one out. Hard luck lads! You still did us proud! Please follow & like us ๐Ÿ™‚

The Futsal Diaries: Day Four – Reaction to Russia, Now Bulgaria Await

The Futsal Diaries: Day Four – Reaction to Russia, Now Bulgaria Await

Lessons were learnt from the Russia game. Mistakes in Futsal can prove extremely costly. The boys are not disheartened though. Today they have the opportunity to bounce back against Bulgaria. Wins against today’s opponents and Sweden will ensure World Cup qualification. Come on England! Please follow & like us ๐Ÿ™‚

The Futsal Diaries: Day Three – Fighting Talk

The Futsal Diaries: Day Three – Fighting Talk

The wait is over. England’s first game. They come up against strong opposition in the Russians. Opening games don’t come much tougher than this. Ranked number one in the world, Russia are a force to be reckoned with, but England are ready. They are more than prepared, to take the fight to the Russians. Please follow & like us ๐Ÿ™‚

A Crash Course in Futsal

A Crash Course in Futsal

A crash course in Futsal. With the Deaf Futsal Championships kicking off on Thursday, now would be as good as time as any to learn the rules of the game. Especially as England are competing.   A few weeks ago, I was invited down to an event at Playfootball Birmingham, to get a taste of what Futsal is all about. I admit now, that I was incredibly ignorant when it came to knowing the ins and outs of Futsal. I…

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