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Tue. 01 April 2014

Big-5 Weekly Post n°69 - Best players for the month of March

The CIES Football Observatory is happy to disclose the rankings of the three best performing players per position and league for the month of March. Only footballers who played at least 66% of minutes were taken into account. All...[more]

Mon. 31 March 2014

Record number of students in Costa Rica

Twenty-seven students started the 6th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management organised in cooperation with Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR) on 7 March. This is a record number of participants for the Programme in...[more]

Mon. 31 March 2014

Argentina: UCA launches the 11th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme

Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA), the first academic partner of CIES, is now accepting applications for the 11th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme in Argentina, scheduled to begin in Buenos Aires on 5 May 2014. It is with...[more]

Tue. 25 March 2014

Big-5 Weekly Post n°68 - Transfer expenditure

The 68th edition of the Big-5 Weekly Post presents data on the transfer fees paid by big-5 league clubs since 2008/09. In total, 12.5 billion euros were invested in the permanent transfer of first team squad players....[more]

Tue. 18 March 2014

Big-5 Weekly Post n°67: exclusive data from the 2014 World Cup Preview

The 67th edition of the Big-5 Weekly Post reveals exclusive data taken from the 2014 World Cup Preview published today by the CIES Football Observatory. This new publication analyses the profile of players used by each national...[more]