Winter ETP/Futsal Registration Now Open!
The winter ETP technical training and futsal league is set to begin the first week of January 2012. First session is set to begin on Wednesday, January 4th and all sessions/games will take place the Northern VA Sportsplex. The ETP futsal games will take place on Sunday’s with the first game scheduled for Sunday, Janaury 8th.
- Wednesday’s 5-6PM and 6-7PM
- Thursday’s 5-6PM
NOTE: Players will be placed into a particular day as they register. Families will be notified of training day as part of the ETP weekly updates.
Location: Northern VA Sportsplex
Registration Deadline: Friday, December 16th
Maximum # of Players: 72
For those not familiar with Futsal it is an indoor variant of the outdoor game. The name is derived from the Spanish “futbol de salon” (futbol sala) which translates into indoor football. The game is played between two teams of 5 players one is the goal-keeper. There are no limits on substitution and the game is played on a hard surface without walls or boards. The game inherently emphasizes player creativity and technical ability. It is a fast moving game demanding players to be constantly moving and creating space for themselves. It is utilized around the world as the training game of choice for professional clubs and their players.