According to FIFA, Futsal is the fastest growing indoor sport in the world. It's been a way of life for kids in South America, Spain and many other European countries for many many years. If you're wondering, 'Why Futsal'? see Neymar playing futsal as a child >  and read below...

Cristiano Ronaldo

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"In Portugal, all we played growing up was Futsal. The smaller court helped my footwork skills, the nature of the game made me feel so free when I played. If it wasn't for Futsal, I would definitely not be the player I am today."

Lionel Messi

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 "In Argentina, when I was a young boy, I used to play a lot of Futsal on the street and with Newell's Old Boys. It was a really fun game that's helped me a great deal."

World Cup Legend - Pele

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"Futsal was important in helping to develop my ball control, quick thinking, passing… also for dribbling, balance, concentration…Futsal was very, very important, no doubt."