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The thrills at the 2017/18 Futsal Super League continue

2017/18 Futsal Super League

Match Day 2 Results:

  • Yap Stars 11- 8 Parakeets
  • Riham 6-2 Sauna
  • KPSG 3-1 Yeak Kabowa

 

In love with the exciting fast paced indoor football? Then, make it a date every Thursday night  at the International Futsal Courts in Mengo, Kampala.

The game, popularly referred to as Futsal is picking steam in Uganda at a steady fast rate.

From being played as a leisure sport to the mini league held last year, the sport has graduated into the first ever Uganda Futsal Super league.

The super league is already underway with two match days as the matches take center stage every Thursday.

There are 10 teams duly for this championship that will climax early next year.

Action of the Futsal Super League on match day one

Over the opening two match days, 53 goals have been scored in just 6 matches, manifesting the urge for the back of the net in these high intensity matches.

24 of these goals came on the opening match day, with 5 goals improvement on the subsequent match day.

Yap Stars’ massive 11- 8 win against Parakeets is the highest scoring game this season whilst Yeak Kabowa’s 3-1 loss to KPSG is the lowest scoring game thus far.

Futsal Association Uganda (FAU) president, Hamza Jjunju envisages a bright future for the sport.

Futsal in Uganda started on a humble note.

With more facilities coming up and the continued interest from Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA), the game has gradually grown for the better.

Add to the fact that Eng. Moses Magogo heads the Futsal and Beach Soccer Committee in Africa, the game in Uganda is braced for bigger feats.

Some of the fans who watch the futsal matches at the International Futsal Courts every Thursday

FUFA Technical Director, Asuman Lubowa is a regular visitor at the Futsal games held at the International Futsal Courts in Kampala.

Lubowa reasons that the game will sprout at a record speed because of its thrills.

Fans and players love the game of Futsal.

It is very interesting to watch and play. As FUFA, we shall give the full backing to the Futsal Association Uganda

In Uganda, Futsal is played at Lugogo Indoor Arena, Busega, Kyebando, at many international schools and now in Mengo.

There is another facility under construction at Munyonyo.

Match day three games will take place on Thursday, 16th November 2017.

Match day 1 Results:

  • Elephants 4-3 Typhoons
  • Bajim 5-7 Park
  • Kabowa United 2-3 Dream
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