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News

Tue. 12 November 2013

Big-5 Weekly Post on club-trained players

The CIES Football Observatory is happy to inform that the 52nd issue of the Big-5 Weekly Post has been published. This edition presents the data on the average number of club-trained players fielded since the start of the...[more]

Mon. 11 November 2013

Updates added to CIES Football Observatory online database

The online database on the CIES Football Observatory website has been updated. The new database now includes data on the previous five completed seasons of the big-5 European leagues (from 2008/09 to 2012/13). All interested...[more]

Thu. 07 November 2013

Lord's and Twickenham Welcome FIFA Master 14th Edition Class

On Monday 4th November 2013, the FIFA Master 14th edition field visit programme for the Humanities of Sport module concluded with London visits to the world famous Lord’s cricket ground and Twickenham rugby stadium. The day...[more]

Tue. 05 November 2013

FIFA Master: Highlights of the course so far

Six weeks ago twenty eight individuals from all over the world arrived at De Montfort University in Leicester prior to taking their places on the FIFA Master. By the time the classes started a few days later, friendships had...[more]

Tue. 05 November 2013

CIES Football Observatory: players of the month

The CIES Football Observatory has published the rankings of the most productive big-5 league players for the month of October. Based on data provided by our partner OptaPro, the CIES Football Observatory rankings take into...[more]