Juan Carlos Ceriani Futsal Cup Set for Tampa Oct. 28-30
TAMPA, Fla. (1-12-05) - The Tampa Soccer and Futsal Academy will be hosting the Juan Carlos Ceriani Cup Oct. 28-30 in celebration of the sport's 75th birthday.
Futsal was created by Ceriani in 1930 in Uruguay and is becoming more popular by the day as a world sport.
The Ceriani Cup is sanctioned by the U.S. Court Soccer Federation and the Asociación Mundial de Futsal (AMF). Over 100 foreign countries have been invited to send teams. The matches will take place in air-conditioned gyms throughout the Tampa Bay Area.
Organizers say the rosters should have a maximum 12 players. Coed teams are allowed but should have at least seven male players. The registration contact numbers are 813-719-9498 and 813-908-9190. Email TASFACA@hotmail.com.