International Centre for
Sports Studies

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2000 Neuchâtel
Tel +41 32 718 39 00
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Tue. 10 November 2015

New Football Observatory study unveils crisis of youth training in Europe

The latest Monthly Report of the CIES Football Observatory analyses the presence of club-trained players in 460 teams of 31 top division leagues in UEFA member associations. The study notably shows that the percentage of...[more]

Tue. 10 November 2015

Mauritania : Success for an alumnus from UCAD

Brahim Sow Deyna, an alumnus of the 8th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management organised with Université Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar (Senegal), has just been appointed as the head of communication at the Football...[more]

Tue. 03 November 2015

The Football Observatory unveils best performing big-5 league players

The CIES Football Observatory is happy to disclose the rankings of the best performing players since the start of the big-5 league season. At the head of the tables for the five field positions considered are Otamendi (centre...[more]

Tue. 03 November 2015

Scientific Symposium: "Manipulation of sports competitions"

CIES (International Centre for Sports Studies) organises a symposium marking 20 years of scientific and academic activities. The symposium will gather various speakers whose expertise will help to better understand this complex...[more]

Fri. 30 October 2015

Great successes for student from NMMU

Luleka Haya, a student from the 9th edition of the NMMU/FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management, was recently elected as the 2nd Vice President of University Sport South Africa (USSA). USSA is considered the official unified...[more]