A place in the Round of 32 will be at stake as Futsal champions Luxol St Andrews Futsal Club take on Austrian side 1. FC Allstars Wiener Neustadt in the Preliminary Round of the UEFA Futsal Champions League at the Landessportzentrum VIVA in Steinbrunn-Neue Siedlung on Saturday, kick-off at 14:00.
The side led by coach Gabriel Dobre aims to reach the next stage – something which Luxol have already done in previous years. In 2017, Luxol had reached the Main Round after winning the group featuring Diamantz Linz of Austria, Shkupi of Macedonia and Maccabi of Israel while last year, they made it once again to the Main Round after winning a group which included Fiorentino of San Marino, Dinamo Chisinau of Moldova and Sjarmtrollan of Norway.
The club signed Georgian International Futsal player Gia Nikvashvili who until recently played for arch-rivals Valletta, Brazilian with Portuguese passport Evandro Vieira De Souza, and Malta National Team player Dylan Musu while Norwegian top keeper Kenito Rakvaag returns with the club for this campaign.
The Round of 32 will be played between January 12 and 17 with the draws scheduled for December 9.