About Fives Futbol
Five-a-Side soccer is the fastest growing form of soccer in the WORLD. Fives Futbol brings this exciting, fast paced, goal-intensive game to South Africa. More accessible than conventional soccer, Fives is played on all purpose, synthetic grass, floodlit facilities. It can be played in all weather, any time of the day, all year round. Its the small sided game, honing players' movement, touch and agility that advanced the likes of Spain and Brazil to where they are in the football world today. Fives Futbol promises to provide a high quality Five-a-Side Futbol experience for South Africans of all races, levels and ages.
Fives Futbol launched in October 2010 and we haven't looked back since.
Key to our development, as well as high quality facilities, are the team making it happen. Fives cherry pick their team players on all levels, from upper management to referees, to ensure they embody what Fives is: Professional, Motivated, Entrepreneurial, and Lovable!
Adam Fine is our CEO. Having intensively studied the success of the UK 5-a-side soccer business model, Adam had a vision of bringing it to Africa. While still at University (Nottingham, UK), Adam commuted to South Africa and back frequently for 3 years to lay the foundations for Fives Futbol. Adam is committed to expanding Fives internationally.
To be the leading provider of a Five-a-Side Futbol experience to healthy, active, fun-loving people across the globe adding value to the lives of our customers, staff and shareholders by taking opportunities presented to us with integrity.
We aim to find the best site locations, most capable staff and be the first to attempt this in Africa on a large scale. At our core we will have a philosophy of ‘kaizen’ - continuous improvement striving to improve our systems and overall experience every day. We plan to roll-out nationally, continentally and finally globally in the next 3 years.