The Premier Futsal Management having roped star cricketer Virat Kohli as its brand ambassador released a promotional video featuring Virat and Oscar-award Music composer A.R.Rahman together. The 60-second video has Virat and AR Rahman dancing to ARR’s tune along with various footages from the game. Apart from Kohli, the league has garnered attention from futsal fans when the organizers signed the Brazilian Star player, Alessandro Rosa Vieira, popularly known as Falcao.
In short, Futsal is a T-20 version of football with Premier Futsal being the first multinational Futsal league. Futsal is played between two teams with 5 players a side (incl. goalkeeper) and a duration of 40 minutes which includes two halves (20 minutes each). The league will be played from 15th July to 24th July across eight cities (Chennai, Bengaluru, Goa, Kochi, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Kolkata and Delhi) and will have live broadcast by Sony Television.