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‘I’ve been following Indian football closely, and I’ve seen it grow’

DNMUM392438 | 7/15/2017 | Author : Aditya Chaturvedi | WC :474



Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho was in Mumbai on Friday to promote the second season of Premier Futsal. The 37-year-old had brought the five-on-five, street-football like tournament into the spotlight in India after scoring five sensational goals in a single game during the inaugural edition last year. Back in India for season two, Ronaldinho said he is confident the tournament is going to grow from strength to strength.
Among other things, the 2002 FIFA World Cup-winner also shared his views on the current state of Indian football. Aditya Chaturvedi presents excerpts from an interview:

Did Futsal have any impact in your career as a footballer?
Yes, it did. Since the size of the ball in Futsal is smaller, yo
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