With over 10 years of experience in the Futsal and Soccer sporting field, our passion is to help young and old fall in love with the game. Our European trained coaches and friendly support staff are ready to assist you in all aspects of our community from competitions, teams, equipment and skills training.

We offer personal training for areas that you might be looking to improve on e.g. first touch, shooting, positioning, defending and game analysis. So, get better prepared for that dream club trials and get to the next level with our highly experienced coaches.

Be coached by our qualified and experienced futsal / soccer coaches, through various age-specific programmes that has been designed so you will be able to learn the proper techniques on ball control, foot work and game play. We monitor closely individual progress is so that you can track your progress as a futsal player.

John Contoudios

John Contoudios

REFEREE & COACH

The IKON of West End John Contoudiosa

John started refereeing in 1980 doing only the senior teams. Games he refereed were State League, xxxx Premier League, Div 1 with football Brisbane, Coca Coala Cup & Ampol Cup.

 John Refereed in places like Bundaberg, Toowoomba, Ipswich and the Gold Coast.

He was a Centre Forward Striker and played for Olympic at the age of 26 and stayed with them for three years. In those days they used to train at Kangaroo Point.  John then joined forces with a Hungarian team in the Gap and played there also for the following 3 years.

Back at his home country he played as a Goal Keeper in Giannadi Rhodes Greece in a 3rd Division team.

Why did John Choose to Referee.  He always wanted to Referee from a young age.  When John migrated to Australia he tried to Referee in 1968 even to the extent of applying and attending the course, but due to his limited English was unable to qualify at that stage.

One of John’s memorable matches was Brisbane vs Rockhampton played at the Suncorp Stadium he refereed the curtain raiser before Iraklis (Greek Team from Greece) vs Australia.

During John’s long journey as a referee he’s said the main change in the rules over the years was that the Keeper could pick the ball up from a back pass now you carn’t.

John has also refereed Futsal games for the last 10 years and is still one of the log standing referees in west end.

Michael Contoudios

Michael (Bucky) Contoudios

REFEREE, PLAYER & COACH

Michael started playing soccer at the age of 11 at Olympic FC, he was there for 25 years. His highest level was in the XXXX Premier League; he coached 2 year in the Reserves Grade at the age of 30 while still playing with the first team and reserves.

He went to play for Brisbane City for one year in their Reserve Grade.

Years later he went to play for AC Carina and stayed for six years, during this time he helped the team to win the Grand Finals in Metro 3 & 5 and runners up for metro 4.

Approximately in 2010 Michael started coaching the Holland Park Women’s team, this was the clubs first year at having a women’s team. He coached the women’s team there for 3 years and winning the Premiers & Grand Final twice in a row.

Michael is currently coaching the first women’s team at Ac Carina.

He has been a Soccer referee for 15 years.

Michael has been a valuable Futsal player for the last 15 years which included Senior & Open Regional’s for Brisbane South and was Champions for 4 consecutive years.

Michael has been a Futsal referee for 8 years. And holds a current Futsal License. During this time he has also been a Futsal coach.

Managing West End Futsal centre for the last 8 years, he has built it from 32 teams to 70 Teams.

Aiz Syafiq - Euro Futsal Coach

Aiz Syafiq

EURO FUTSAL COACH

Aiz is a seasoned Singapore athlete that has represented club and country in various sports that ranges from football, futsal, street soccer, hockey, floorball and athletics.

Over the years of competitive involvement, Aiz saw the importance in nurturing talents and made the decision to dedicate his life’s work to grassroots and social outreach programs. He conducted programs such as coaching clinics and competitions which encouraged the involvement of participants from all ages and backgrounds.

Having recently relocated to Brisbane, Aiz was appointed to assist coaching the Centenary Stormers FC women’s team. They placed themselves in the history books by being crowned the Women’s City League 4 Champions and Grand Finalist.

Aiz holds a B.A. in Sports Management from the University of Wolverhampton. He combines his knowledge as a seasoned athlete and coach to provide a unique insight into how players can improve their game.  

His philosophy and coaching style revolves around passion and discipline. These key components place equal emphasis involved in developing skills and game mentality in order to provide players the comprehensive platform they require to progress to an elite level.

Aiz Syafiq - Euro Futsal Coach

Zane

REFEREE, EURO FUTSAL COACH

Zane started Futsal at the age of 3 years, then moved to playing Football at the age of 5 years.  During his growing and development he has played for Holland Park Hawks, Mt Gravatt Hawks, AC Carina, The Zee Academy and Finally Olympic FC in the National Premier League.  Zane has represented Australia in Futsal playing overseas against USA, UK and Spain, And Football in Dubi, Spain, UK & Mic Cup (Mediterranean International Cup) representing Olympic FC.
 
For School he has played in the Met East, Bill Turner Cup, Uhsport Cup. Zane started to help with coaching Futsal at the age of 8, it happened by chance as one of the new little girls seemed to take to Zane so he helped in the class to keep her at ease. We found that he had a natural knack for it, he has helped out whenever we needed extra coaches ever since.  He has also refereed junior’s, Mixed and Men’s Futsal games since the age of 12, he started with Junior games then moving to men’s at the age of 14 years.  Refereeing football games was a natural progression. 
 
His current drive and passion for the game is eminence and it shows when he coaches or plays the game.
 
He is an asset to Brisbane Central Futsal.
Aiz Syafiq - Euro Futsal Coach

Maria

FOUNDER, ADMINISTRATOR

Maria started to play soccer at a later stage of her life, she played with Holland Park Hawks in div 6 then progressed to div 4, she also played with AC Carina.
 
She started coaching Junior Futsal 10 years ago and her junior teams have won various competitions.  She then moved to coaching Football due to the lack of junior coaches at Holland Park, AC Carina and Olympic FC. 
 
Maria stopped coaching 3 years ago due to her starting Brisbane Central Futsal.  She now Manages and runs the centre full time.
 
She has build the centre up along with her family to what it is today.
 
Her aspirations is for Brisbane Central Futsal to become the preferred choice for players to play Futsal in Brisbane and for her teams to play tournaments locally and internationally representing BCF.