Uppfattningar om Futsal
En studie om futsal och etablering av idrott
Jonas, Buhr & David Nordin. (2011). Uppfattningar om futsal ? En studie om futsal och etablering avidrott (Opinions on futsal ? A study on futsal and establishing of sport) Bachelor Essay in Swedish.Umea: Umea university, Department of Education.AbstractThe study is based on an assignment from Vasterbotten Football Association that because of poorparticipation in futsal activities wants to find out what clubs, the coaches and players in Vasterbottenthink of futsal. The aim is to find out the opinions on futsal and what these opinions are based on. Inaddition, a literature survey to examine how sports grows and becomes established. Data were collectedthrough interviews in major cities and its surrounding areas in Vasterbotten. The coaches and clubsopinions of futsal does not differ very much they both find that futsal is a fast, fun sport but in the end stilljust a complement to football. The players in the study believed that it was the same as indoor footballand that they would have liked to have played futsal more than they do now. It did not differ significantlybetween the opinions of the interviewees. To establish a sport there are certain elements that may affectthe development of a sport to different degrees. It is still sports culture which is the most important piece,because the prevailing culture in Sweden right now believes that futsal is a complement to football thiscultural must change for futsal to successfully establish itself.