GOL BRAZIL / NNSW Futsal Academy


NNSW Futsal will be continuing to improve the standard of Futsal with the academy and has JOINED with the National GOL BRAZIL organisation and together with the Titan’s clinic program to develop technical skills, individual play and game awareness in all aspects of the Futsal game.  The program will be run by current Men’s Australian Coach and President of NNSW Futsal , George Poulos and assisted by a series of other experienced coaches. The GOL Brazil program will also be run on the Central Coast with Central Coast Coaches manager Mark Owen and experienced coaches  Kevin Robertson and other assisting.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      NNSW Futsal manager, Manny Tserepas ,  experience player and Titans captain Nathan Baker and David Yager will be the main coaches with assistance from, Joseph Grujevski, Rhys Cooper , Nick Della, Alex Tserepas and other experienced coaches . Lake Macquarie residence will be taking care by Geoff Finch and Lino Gatti .

Girls academy will be run by Mick Psaris and Cameron Hall. Mel Khoury (Current Australian women’s goalkeeper will be doing Goalkeeper training for all boys and girls TBA .)

Medowie Gol Brazil academy may also be formed depending on numbers as well as a Hunter Valley Gol Brazil , but for now all must apply via Newcastle.

They will be offering programs for ALL our representative players, BOTH GIRLS AND BOYS, and would be representative players age 9 to 16 (NNSW Academies). Mel will be training all goalkeepers Boys and Girls at various sessions , but keepers will also  be training with their teams.

The clinics have taken the name of the Titans as it is a goal to turn out future players for our elite competition. The Newcastle Titans Men’s have  won the State league competition a few times now, and was first club to represent AFA at the Asia Futsal Championships in China and will also represent us all  in Spain in 2018 , at the Intercontinental Cup. In 2018 the Newcastle Girls titans have been formed to give another pathway for the girls doing the academy .The academies are for those players already chosen or looking to advance their technical aspects of their Futsal and develop their FUTSAL individual and team play. WITH the addition of Goal Brazil , our academies now will have the added ability to play other academies, travel overseas and be part of an elite Brazilian style structure.

NNSW FUTSAL association have run professional program previously with positive results reflected on the fields and they will ensure a positive coaching experience for all players. By joining Gol Brazil we will now be in line with the rest of the country enjoying the benefits of the Goal Brazil organisation. Our aim is to expose our junior players to an intensive program which will improve their skill, agility and confidence, which in turn will foster a greater love of the game.

We will be running academies at Newcastle for 3 to 18 year old Boys and Girls 12 to 18 yrs over 10 sessions March to August. Central Coast we will only be doing 9 to 15 year old and will inform players ASAP of the dates.  Current and future coaches can attend with their respective teams to learn from senior coaches. (Must obtain permission from George Poulos or Manny Tserepas and have a current working with children slip.)

Current representative players are encouraged with any new players wishing to join welcomed and times will been chosen so as to not to interfere with outdoor.



All and only, NNSW Futsal academy players receive a discount when touring with NNSW Futsal overseas.   Please note this is the only official NNSW Futsal academy that is recognised at the moment.  For football academies may we suggest our club member Advance Football Center Inc website www.advancefootballcentre.com.au . For further information on futsal or to book a spot email or or ring Academies coordinator Manny Tserepas 0400161404 or George on 0428 601002.

You must register your interest ASAP  by sending an email with your name and age to sec@nnswfutsal.com.au and or fill out consent form attached below.                                                                 You must turn up on the first weekend 5th March to fully register and pay and give us your size for Academy shirt. (Entry date has been Extended to Sunday  12th March 2018)