Futsal in Bhutan- Himalayan Kingdom

Futsal first started in the year 2005 Bhutan first took part in the AFC futsal championship played in Vietnam.

Players – Jigme Singay, Sonam Tobgay, Kinley Dorji, Pema, Passang Tshering, Chencho, Nawang Dendup, Bikash Pardhan, Sonam Tenzin, Krishna Subba, Wangchuk, Tandin Tshering.

Bhutan first started its futsal team by footballers because within no time the team has to go for the AFC championship to Vietnam. Bhutan played six matches in the competition against Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Philippines, and Vietnam. After the AFC championship, BFF became a member of AFC and FIFA.

Thou, Bhutan lost all the matches but Bhutan is the only team who scored 2 goals against Iran who is the number one team in Asia.

  • 2010 – BOC organized first-ever open futsal tournament in Thimphu at changlimethang parking lot, actually, the tournaments were called street football the mix of futsal and football organized for three categories Open,under-15 and women.
  • 2015 – BFF started futsal championships.
  • 2015 – FC Terton
  • 2016 – FC Terton
  • 2017 – Thimphu City FC
  • 2018 – Thimphu City FC
  • 2019 – Kuenjung FC