Futbolito is a fast paced version of soccer played with 5 man teams on a basketball sized court with smaller goalposts and a smaller, heavier soccer ball. Club Futbolito is a the only official club team sancioned by the US Futsal Federation in the San Fernando. As a traveling the team, the players get a chance to play teams across Los Angeles and compete at a higher level.
“It’s hard to live around here because there are a lot of gangs. I see them when I walk to school. But I stay away from those things. Futbolito keeps us out of trouble.” – David, 16 years old
Club Futbolito was modeled to challenge our youth to become disciplined and responsible. It aims to encourage youth to challenge themselves as individuals. Our club is a positive and safe alternative for youth; A first step in drug, gang and other at-risk behavior prevention. Through consistent practice, academic tutoring session and youth development, Futbolito youth improve their physical health and develop skills to become leaders in their community.
Contact Freddy Tapia, Athletics Program Coordinator at 818-890-2928 or email firstname.lastname@example.org