International Centre for
Sports Studies

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2000 Neuchâtel
Tel +41 32 718 39 00


Mon. 01 February 2016

Who fielded the most players so far?

Manchester United fielded the most players at English Premier League level since the start of the season. At the opposite end of the table is Arsenal. Arsène Wenger only used 21 players so far, while Louis van Gaal already...[more]

Mon. 01 February 2016

Applications to the 17th edition of the "FIFA Master" are closed

The application deadline for the 17th Edition (2016-2017) of the International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport – the “FIFA Master” – is now over.   All candidates having created an account on the...[more]

Thu. 28 January 2016

Brazil : Alumnus works for Rio 2016

An alumnus from the “FIFA Master” and the FIFA/CIES Programme organised in cooperation with Fundação Getulio Vargas, has been appointed to  the Local Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympics Games Rio...[more]

Wed. 27 January 2016

Scientific symposium marking 20 years of CIES: "Manipulation of sports competitions"

The scientific symposium “Manipulation of sports competitions”, held on 20th January 2016 at the University of Neuchâtel to celebrate the International Centre for Sports Studies’ (CIES) 20th anniversary, proved a great success....[more]

Mon. 25 January 2016

Scouting tips: players to watch

Issue number 134 of the Big-5 Weekly Post of the CIES Football Observatory ranks players according to the level to which they outperformed their teammates since the start of the season. This allows us highlighting the outstanding...[more]