The indoor soccer game of futsal is played on a rectangular-shaped court that should be flat and smooth and made of a nonabrasive surface, like wood or a type of artificial material. The court’s outline features two longer boundary lines that range from a minimum of 27 yards to a maximum of 46 yards, which are referred to as touch lines; and the two shorter lines that range from a minimum of 16 to a maximum of 27 yards, which are referred to as goal lines, for noninternational play.
Within the Court's Boundaries
A line splits the length of the futsal court into two halves and a circle with a radius of 10 feet is drawn around the court’s center spot at the midpoint of this halfway line, as it is called. At the center of each goal line are goals, which are 10 feet in width. Quarter circles, each with a radius of 20 feet, are drawn centered on the outside of each goal post and come together to create the penalty area. Along the penalty area line and 20 feet directly in front of the goal is the penalty spot. A second penalty spot is drawn 33 feet from the midpoint of the goal. At each of the court’s four corners, a quarter circle with a radius of 10 inches is drawn to act as the corner arcs.
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