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Mon. 05 March 2012

The FIFA Master at the AC Milan training centre

On the 16th February 2012 the FIFA Master 12th edition postgraduates visited football legends AC Milan and their training facilities in Milanello, Varese, as part of the Sport Marketing sub-module at SDA Bocconi. The first part...[more]

Fri. 02 March 2012

Raffaele Poli, Head of the CIES Observatory in "Le Nouvel Observateur"

Topic: "Football : modèle allemand vs modèle français" (article in French)[more]

Wed. 29 February 2012

Raffaele Poli, Head of the CIES Oservatory, in "Soccer & Society"

Daniel Künzler & Raffaele Poli (2012): The African footballer as visual object and figure of success: Didier Drogba and social meaning, Soccer & Society[more]

Mon. 27 February 2012


Partner of CIES since 2006, the Universidad Santo Tomás (Chile) has officially opened the enrolment period for the 5th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme  in sport management.  Lectures will start in May 2012. The...[more]

Mon. 27 February 2012

Agents earn 400 million € per year in Europe

The CIES Football Observatory has today published a new study of football agent activity in Europe. The detailed report reveals that the yearly turnover for football intermediaries in UEFA member national associations is around...[more]