MAY 22, 2023

UOB’s Men’s Futsal Team Victorious in FSUL CUP

UOB’s Men’s Futsal Team Victorious in FSUL CUP

​Led by Coach Jad Yammine, the University of Balamand Men's Futsal Team has accomplished an extraordinary milestone, solidifying their dominance in the sport. In a display of exceptional skill and teamwork, they emerged victorious in both the FSUL Cup and the League.

In a thrilling FSUL Cup Final, the University of Balamand faced off, USJ, and emerged triumphant with an impressive score of 5-3. This remarkable victory not only secures their second consecutive FSUL League title but also establishes them as trailblazers, being the first-ever team to achieve the phenomenal feat of winning two FSUL Leagues back to back.

Professor Rami Abboud, Vice President for Internationalisation & Engagement and Dean of Faculty of Engineering at the University of Balamand, expressed his admiration for the team's exceptional achievement. He remarked, "The University of Balamand is proud to witness the remarkable success of our Men's Futsal Team. This victory is a testament to their remarkable skills, unwavering dedication, and outstanding teamwork."

At the University of Balamand, the combination of "serious education" and "serious fun" is a cornerstone of our philosophy. By fostering a balanced lifestyle for students, the university strives to provide a holistic learning experience. Professor Abboud further emphasized this approach, stating, "We believe in nurturing our students' talents, both inside and outside the classroom, to help them become well-rounded individuals."

The exceptional triumph of the University of Balamand Men's Futsal Team not only brings pride to the university but also showcases the "Balamandian spirit" that embodies excellence, passion, and sportsmanship. Congratulations to the team for their outstanding accomplishment, and may they continue to shine as true champions both on and off the field.