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News

Wed. 15 November 2017

Defensive impermeability: who can beat Manchester City?

Issue number 203 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post analyses data provided by InStat to highlight the 100 clubs from 35 European competitions that conceded the least shots from their own box per domestic league game...[more]

Wed. 15 November 2017

Research, Regulation and Development – a three-pronged approach for African football?

Picture from left to right: Youssef Rabeh and Walid Azaro CIES Researcher, Dr Kevin Tallec Marston, recently published an article on African club competitions for Goal.com; the information portal fully dedicated to...[more]

Wed. 15 November 2017

Sport: The invention that is so British

Modern sport is not a common trait of humanity - an ongoing anthropological constant - , but is rather a fact of history or, to put it better, a cultural invention that was first developed in Britain. Its diffusion, although...[more]

Tue. 14 November 2017

FIFA Master 18th Edition: Chapter 1 Leicester

After giving countless self-introductions in the first few weeks and learning about the heritage and history of sport, we knew we were embarking on a journey to leave our own legacy on the FIFA Master course as the 18th Edition....[more]

Fri. 10 November 2017

Success for Violet Jubane, an alumna from Nelson Mandela University

Violet Jubane, an alumna from the FIFA/CIES Executive Programme in Sports Management organised in partnership with Nelson Mandela University (South Africa), has been appointed as a member of the Local Organising Committee of the...[more]