Our committee is elected by our Club members every year. They make decisions on behalf of the club and take on duties to ensure everything runs smoothly. Its purpose is to serve the club members. We are very lucky to have the right people with the right skills, the right experience and lots of enthusiasm in these roles. If you wish to put yourself forward for election onto the committee please contact us.

ChairmanMartin Taylor

Martin who has spent 20 years in software development has previously led the committee of local Football Club Pirelli FC, a Club that have grown in recent times to include boys, girls and adult teams. Martin is experienced in project planning and delivery both at work and in voluntary roles, forging strong relationships to guarantee success. His excellent reputation in the local Football community and the successful organisation and professional delivery of Community Football Festivals caught the attention of the Carlisle Futsal Club hierarchy who identified Martin as their top target for the role.

SECRETARYPaul Brotherhood

Paul who is Head Teacher of Broughton Moor Primary School in Maryport has been coaching for over 16 years at various clubs including Northbank FC and Carlisle United FC. Paul has been involved in girls futsal since 2012 and has implemented Futsal coaching at local schools including Norman Street, Beaconside and his current school. His experience, professionalism, organisation skills and enthusiasm for sport development, in particular the womens game, makes him an ideal person for the role of Club secretary. He also volunteers on a matchday with the Club events team.


In his day job Al works for a residential housing developer leading the pre contract commercial team overseeing land deals and setting budgets for the construction phase. He has previous experience in delivering major construction projects across the UK with blue chip companies as well as developing and  managing large complex property portfolios. He founded the Club in 2012 and has played an integral part in its growth since. His commercial skills transfer well to the role of secretary for the Club where he manages the budget, funding applications and annual financial reporting.


Mike is a health and safety specialist with vast experience within multiple environments and industries providing health and safety support to businesses and corporations both in the UK and internationally.

As part of his valued role within Carlisle Futsal Club, Mike provides insight and guidance to the club to help ensure the safest environment for our players, coaches, and events teams as well as heading our South Cumbrian Academy.


Carlisle Futsal Club is an English futsal club, based in North Cumbria. We feature one of the most prominent and established youth futsal academies in Great Britain.

Our mission is to create a Club that the people of Carlisle can be proud of.

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