- Santa Helena Island
Mr. Jose Bento Vieira, Head Coach AMF Futsal CanadaWe are thrill to have Mr. Bento heading our young squad to guide them into the X AMF World Cup.
The position that Mr. Vieira has undertaken is of Head Coach under the guidelines set out by Mr. Carlos Radic our Sporting Director. He will be evaluating all invited players currently playing AMF Futsal and selecting the Senior squad . We are very fortunate to have him work alongside us with such a distinguished pedigree and all his valuable experience at our disposal.
In the short term we are preparing our senior squad to attend the AMF Futsal World Cup hosted in Colombia in the month of March 2011. In the long term his involvement will also be in setting a curriculum for an academy program for ages 7-17 and senior programs as well. Our organization is also developing referees training program and a coach-the-coach development program.We are confident that Coach Bento will have a profound influence in the Canadian AMF Futsal scene and his valued involvement will enrich the many young boys and girls currently playing out sport of AMF Futsal.
Please join me in welcoming Coach Bento to our AMF Futsal Canada family.
AMF Futsal Canada, President
This tournament its a official competition of the AMF and has as guarantor`s the FUDEFS (Uruguyan Futsal Federation) and the regional goverment of Flores.
All games are going to be in the sports hall of Trinidad.
Mission statement :
To re-establish the FIFUSA style of futsal in the World, now known as AMF and UEFS, and to create a culture that will see futsal accepted as a serious sport by the public and the media.
To cement its ties with the AMF (The World Futsal Association) and UEFS (European Union de Futsal) and be represented at all major competitions and become a major force on the world scene.
The European Union of Futsal (UEFS) is a sporting international association for Futsal in Europe, founded in 1988.
UEFS is the continental governing body for Europe, affiliated to World Futsal Association (AMF). The current president is Valeriy Akhumyan.
Actually UEFS (futsal) and UEFA (football) are discussing for the European futsal management. UEFS is a specific governing body for the futsal and UEFA has the futsal as a committee beside football. UEFS has been organizing European Championships since some years before UEFA organizes their own ones.
UEFS stages the European Championship biennally.