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Mon. 16 January 2017

Transfer values updated: who are the most expensive players?

Neymar is by far the big-5 league player with the highest transfer value. The Brazilian prodigy outranks Lionel Messi and Paul Pogba. Data presented in issue number 172 of the Weekly Post is computed by means of the exclusive...[more]

Fri. 13 January 2017

Ana Rossell: from theory to practice!

Ana Rossell, an alumnus of the FIFA/CIES Executive Programme in Sports Management (Curso Universitario Superior de Gestión del Deporte), which is organised in cooperation with Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC) and the Real...[more]

Thu. 12 January 2017

Applications to the 18th edition of the "FIFA Master" are closed

The application deadline for the 18th Edition (2017-2018) of the “FIFA Master” – International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport – is now over. All candidates having created an account on the programme’s...[more]

Wed. 11 January 2017

January’s Monthly Report: who will be champion?

The 21st Monthly Report of the CIES Football Observatory presents a predictive analysis of the final rankings of the big-5 European leagues. The prediction is based on a multivariate statistical model taking into account the...[more]

Mon. 09 January 2017

Best players: Ronaldo heads the table

Year after year, the CIES Football Observatory research team has developed a powerful approach for the technical analysis of player performance. On the basis of this methodology, issue number 171 of the Weekly Post presents the...[more]