Futsal is the fastest growing indoor sport in the world. Already hugely popular in South America, Eastern Europe and Asia, it is beginning to make its mark throughout the United Kingdom. Seth Burkett, Vice-Chair of the AU futsal club, takes us through this thrilling sport.
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There is delight for five current Loughborough MCCU students following their selection for the England women’s squad to defend the Ashes in Australia, starting in the New Year. Georgia Elwiss, Amy Jones, Natalie Sciver, Anya Shrubsole and Lauren Winfield have been named in both the Test and ODI squads for the tour.
Loughborough Women̢����s 1st XV put in a dominant second half display to overcome a strong Durham side 19-0 on Wednesday 27 November. Dom Dyer was there for Label Sport.
On Wednesday 27 November, Loughborough̢����s badminton girls took on Keele during BUCS. Courtney Ricketts was at Court 2, where Loughborough̢����s Beki Boyle faced her Keele counterpart.
Ahead of the Hero Hockey Junior World Cup in India, which starts on Friday 6 December, Jon Bleby, England U21 men̢����s head coach has named a squad of 18 athletes, with Loughborough University leading the way for club representatives.
The rugby union men̢����s twos took on Bishop Burton on Wednesday, one of many cup games across campus. Liz Tyler was at the Towers Pitch to watch the thriller which finished 34-22.
Loughborough̢����s football 1sts took on Durham University in a pulsating, five goal thriller of BUCS Premier North fixture. Daniel Archer was at the game to see Durham sneak a dramatic late 3-2 win.
On Wednesday 20 November, the women̢����s basketball 3rds took to court against Anglia Ruskin. Courtney Ricketts reports from a match that saw Loughborough well beaten, 38-77.
Loughborough football men̢����s 4ths suffered an embarrassing defeat at the hands of Nottingham Trent 2nds on Wednesday as they lost 5-0. Dan Archer watched for Label Sport.