International Centre for
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Fri. 04 September 2015

Who will win the big-5 league titles?

The correlation between money and success is more and more apparent in European football. The CIES Football Observatory used the indicator of the transfer expenditure in signing squad members to forecast the final table of the...[more]

Fri. 28 August 2015

The CIES Football Observatory unveils its updated approach for sustainable success

The first Monthly Report of the 2015/16 seasons allows football observers and professionals to gain a better understanding of the key factors to be considered in building a winning team over the long term. Since 2005, the...[more]

Thu. 27 August 2015

Senegal : Pape Touré appointed to the CAF Media Committee

Pape Touré, CIES coordinator in Senegal since 2006, has recently been appointed as a member of the Media Committee of the African Football Confederation (CAF). Delighted to take over his new responsibilities he said, « This...[more]

Wed. 26 August 2015

New FIFA/CIES International University Network video launched!

The CIES is delighted to announce the release of the new FIFA/CIES International University Network video. We encourage all supporters of our programmes to help us by distributing as much as possible this promotional...[more]

Tue. 18 August 2015

Lebanon: Academic success for an alumnus of the FIFA/CIES Programme

We are delighted to learn that Antoine Najm, who is an alumnus of the 2nd edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme organised in cooperation with Notre Dame University-Louaize, will continue his studies at the Faculty of Sport Science...[more]