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News

Thu. 31 March 2016

THE CLASSROOM, A STADIUM AND SKY: A MONTH IN THE LIFE OF THE 16TH EDITION

The 16th  edition of the «FIFA Master» has already completed two months in Milan and what a couple of months they have been! How time flies!! February 2016 saw 32 international students from diverse backgrounds wrap their...[more]

Wed. 30 March 2016

Euro 2016: the starting grid

Players fielded by France since June 2015 have played 66,961 minutes in the big-5 leagues during the current season. This is the highest figure among teams qualified for the Euro 2016 final tournament, ahead of Italy, Spain,...[more]

Wed. 23 March 2016

13th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme in Argentina

Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA), the first academic partner of CIES, has just started the enrolment process for the 13th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme which will begin on 2 May 2016 on the Puerto Madero campus in Buenos...[more]

Mon. 21 March 2016

Monthly Report: the fielding of young players in Europe

The March edition of the CIES Football Observatory Monthly Report analyses the evolution in the fielding of young players in 31 European top division leagues. While the overall percentage of minutes played by U22 footballers is...[more]

Mon. 21 March 2016

Life expectancy as a coach: Wenger and the rest of the world

Issue number 142 of the CIES Football Observatory Big-5 Weekly Post presents the median stay of coaches at the head of teams in the five major European leagues. Arsène Wenger stands out: he manages Arsenal since 233 months. This...[more]