International Centre for
Sports Studies

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


Wed. 20 January 2016

Live streaming of “Manipulation of sports competitions” symposium

The International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) in Neuchâtel will this Wednesday (20th January 2016) host  an ambitious scientific symposium entitled "Manipulation of  sports competitions" - marking 20...[more]

Fri. 15 January 2016

Five students from the Higher School of Economics win the 2016 FIFA/CIES Network Prize

During a meeting held on 14 January 2016 at FIFA headquarters in Zurich, an international jury consisting of representatives from FIFA, CIES and academia awarded the 2016 FIFA/CIES International University Network Prize to five...[more]

Fri. 15 January 2016

URJC: Course on the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)

Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC), academic partner of the International Centre for Sport Studies (CIES) in Spain, will organise a basic course on the legal aspects and functioning of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)...[more]

Fri. 15 January 2016

National team report: England has the youngest squad

The first CIES Football Observatory Monthly Report of the year compares the profile of 50 national A-team squads at worldwide level from the perspectives of age, height, employer clubs and places of birth. The study notably...[more]

Mon. 11 January 2016

Success for Universidad Católica Argentina alumnus

We were delighted to learn that Víctor Villavicencio has been appointed as Deputy General Secretary of the Peruvian Football Federation (FPF) and member of the CONMEBOL Legal Committee. Víctor, who attended the UCA/FIFA/CIES...[more]