GUWAHATI, Aug 21 - The U-13 players from all over the State will have an opportunity to show their futsal skills in the ensuing “IO-Plus Guwahati Futsal Festival, Season-2” organised by Guwahati City FC (GCFC).
In order to give footballing platform to the young players of the State, GCFC said in a statement that futsal is the smartest and most popular platform for kids to develop football skills as it needs close ball control and sharp mind because of the format of the game.
Kaustab Chakraborty, director, GCFC said, “Futsal can do wonders in nurturing talent. With this vision GCFC has decided to extend Futsal Festival’s reach towards kids and applied teams from across the State and region to participate in the festival to showcase their talent.”
Chakraborty stated that schools and academies can also send their five-a-side futsal teams for the festival. The festival will be held at DTRP Indoor Stadium in RG Baruah Sports Complex here on September 15 and 16.