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Fri. 06 March 2015

The CIES President meets Universidad Metropolitana students

The CIES President recently visited the Universidad Metropolitana (UNIMET) campus in Caracas (Venezuela) in order to meet University authorities and the students taking part in the 5th edition of the UNIMET/FIFA/CIES sport...[more]

Tue. 03 March 2015

Chile: success for a member of the FIFA/CIES Network

Gonzalo Bossart, who is a graduate of the 9th edition of the FIFA Master and Head of the Law module for the FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management at the Universidad Santo Tomás (UST) in Santiago, Chile, has been appointed...[more]

Tue. 03 March 2015

Luis Suárez among the best signings of the season

Issue number 101 of the CIES Football Observatory Big-5 Weekly Post presents the rankings of the best performing players among new signings per area of the game. Luis Suárez (Barcelona) tops the table for chance creation ahead of...[more]

Tue. 24 February 2015

Ajax tops the European list of the most training orientated clubs

Issue number 100 of the CIES Football Observatory Big-5 Weekly Post presents the map of the 100 clubs that have trained the most footballers playing in 31 European top division leagues. The notion of training clubs refers to...[more]

Wed. 18 February 2015

Publication: Prof. Nina Clara Tiesler, Joao Havelange Research Scholarship Award Winner 2012

The CIES is proud to announce the publication of the book "Women, Soccer and Transnational Migration".  Part of chapter 9 entitled "Momentus spark or enduring enthusiasm" is based on research carried...[more]