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News

Fri. 03 October 2014

Venezuela: CIES renews its partnership with Universidad Metropolitana

Universidad Metropolitana (UNIMET) and the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) renewed their partnership for a further two years during a ceremony organised last week on the university campus in Caracas. Moreover, the...[more]

Tue. 30 September 2014

Cesc Fàbregas makes the difference

Chelsea’s Cesc Fàbregas is at the top of the CIES Football Observatory table of the best performing attacking midfielders since the start of the season. The Spanish player was 25% more productive than the second best big-5 league...[more]

Tue. 30 September 2014

L' autre visage des supporters (in French), Radio RTS "Tribu" with Thomas Busset, historian and scientific collaborator at CIES

On a beaucoup entendu parler des dérives du supportérisme: hooliganisme, violence, racisme. Or, ces problématiques ne concernent pas la majorité des supporters. Alors, qui sont-ils? Sans doute assez éloigné de ...la caricature...[more]

Mon. 29 September 2014

Memorable Wimbledon Visit for FIFA Master 15th Edition Class

The world famous All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, was the venue for the first field visit by the 15th edition of the FIFA Master class.   During a busy programme for the day, the 32 international...[more]

Thu. 25 September 2014

Records broken during 2014 summer transfer window

The transfer expenditure of big-5 league clubs has never been as high as that seen during the 2014 summer transfer window. The total expenditure this year was €2.4 billion which was €200 million more than the figure recorded in...[more]