FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game: Method of Scoring
Goal scored A goal is scored when the whole of the ball passes over the goal line, between the goalposts and under the crossbar, provided that no infringement of the Futsal Laws of the Game has been committed previously by the team scoring the goal. A goal is disallowed... Read more
FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game: Fouls and Misconduct
Fouls and acts of misconduct are infringements of the Futsal Laws of the Game that are penalised as follows: Fouls Fouls are penalised with a direct free kick, penalty kick or indirect free kick. Fouls penalised with a direct free kick. A direct free kick is awarded to the... Read more
FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game: The Penalty Kick
A penalty kick is awarded against a team that commits any of the ten offences for which a direct free kick is awarded, inside its own penalty area and while the ball is in play. A goal may be scored directly from a penalty kick. Additional time is allowed... Read more
FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game: Free Kicks
Types of free kick Free kicks are either direct or indirect. The direct free kick Signal One of the referees signals the direct free kick by keeping one arm horizontal and pointing in the direction the kick has to be taken. The referee points to the ground with his... Read more
FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game: The Kick In
A kick-in is a method of restarting play. A kick-in is awarded to the opponents of the player who last touches the ball when the whole of the ball crosses the touch line, either on the ground or in the air, or touches the ceiling of the hall. A... Read more
FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game: Goal Clearance
The goal clearance is a method of restarting play. A goal clearance is awarded when the whole of the ball passes over the goal line, either on the ground or in the air, having last touched a player of the attacking team, and a goal is not scored in... Read more
FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game: The Corner Kick
The corner kick is a method of restarting play. A corner kick is awarded when the whole of the ball passes over the goal line, either on the ground or in the air, having last touched a player of the defending team, and a goal is not scored in... Read more
Noughts and Crosses football practice
As Johan Cruyff once said: ‘you play football with your head, and your legs are there to help you’. Well here’s a great noughts and crosses football practice to get players young and old thinking outside the box. In this video, from JBFC Kids Football Coaching, the youngsters use... Read more
UEFA B Coaching Course – Day Three
Read the latest part of our guide to the UEFA B Coaching Course, written by JBFC head coach Jamie Bradbury. Day three was a case for the defence.. UEFA B Coaching Course – Day Three The day began in the classroom as we looked back at tutor Colin Reid’s... Read more
UEFA B Coaching Course – Day Two
Read the latest part of our guide to the UEFA B Coaching Course, written by JBFC head coach Jamie Bradbury. UEFA B Coaching Course – Day Two After cramming in so much on day one of the UEFA B Coaching Course, we began by reviewing the content we’d looked at so far... Read more