International Centre for
Sports Studies

Avenue DuPeyrou 1
2000 Neuchâtel
Tel +41 32 718 39 00


Mon. 03 February 2014

CIES signs a partnership agreement in Abu Dhabi

The International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) signed a partnership agreement with the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) and Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi (PSUAD) on 30 January. The objective of the partnership is, in...[more]

Wed. 29 January 2014

CONCACAF, CIES sign cooperation agreement

MIAMI -- CONCACAF and the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) signed a wide-ranging cooperation agreement for mutual support in the areas of research and education. “This collaboration offers an outstanding...[more]

Tue. 28 January 2014

Big-5 Weekly Post on transfer fees - n°60

The 60th issue of the Big-5 Weekly Post analyses the differences in the transfer fees paid by teams to make up their current squad. The data include money spent so far in the winter transfer window. While the...[more]

Wed. 22 January 2014

New Big-5 Weekly Post on training clubs - n°59

Barcelona tops the table of the clubs that trained the most players currently playing for big-5 league teams. The Catalan side outranks Olympique Lyonnais and Real Madrid. To access this information, download the Big-5 Weekly...[more]

Wed. 22 January 2014

Demographic Study 2014 : Press review

The launch of the 2014 edition of the CIES Football Observatory Demographic Study has received widespread coverage in the media.   A selection of papers published can be found here...[more]