International Centre for
Sports Studies

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2000 Neuchâtel
Tel +41 32 718 39 00
Fax +41 32 718 39 01


Tue. 17 May 2016

Success for an Egyptian alumnus!

We were delighted to hear that Karim Fahti, an alumnus of the FIFA/CIES Executive Programme organised in cooperation with Cairo University, has just been hired by “Lagardère Sports”. The company, based in Paris, is a leader in...[more]

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]