International Centre for
Sports Studies

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Wed. 11 May 2016

“FIFA Master” 16th Edition: Some Dreams Do Come True

Roughly a year ago, thirty-two young professionals seated in offices spanning twenty-six different countries received an email that made them believe in a dream they all shared. A spate of Facebook friend requests, social media...[more]

Mon. 09 May 2016

Best big-5 league midfielders: Moussa Dembélé stands out

Issue number 149 the Weekly Post presents the best performing midfielders of the big-5 league season. According to the exclusive CIES Football Observatory statistical approach, at the top three positions of the rankings for...[more]

Mon. 09 May 2016

The CIES Football Observatory publishes landmark book “Slow foot”

The International Centre for Sports Studies is pleased to announce the publishing of the French version of the 190-page book “Slow foot”. The new book, of which an English version will be available later in the year, is written...[more]

Tue. 03 May 2016


There were celebrations not only in Leicester last night, but also across the world as CIES International MA in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport (FIFA Master) graduates heard news that Leicester City FC had won the Premier...[more]

Mon. 02 May 2016

Trinidad and Tobago: UWI launches 7th edition of the FIFA/CIES Postgraduate Diploma

The University of the West Indies (UWI), as the academic partner of the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) since 2009, has  opened the registration process for the 7th edition of the FIFA/CIES Postgraduate...[more]