International Centre for
Sports Studies

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2000 Neuchâtel
Tel +41 32 718 39 00
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Tue. 03 June 2014

New edition of the CIES Football Observatory Annual Review

The CIES Football Observatory launched today the ninth edition of its Annual Review of the five major European championships. It notably discloses the transfer market value of big-5 league footballers. This year’s edition also...[more]

Mon. 02 June 2014

Sorbonne, Paris - Sport Integrity Forum 2014

On 15th May 2014 the ‘Sport Integrity Forum 2014’ was held in the prestigious surroundings of the great amphitheatre of the Sorbonne, in Paris. The forum was jointly organised by Prof. Laurent Vidal Chair of “Intégrité du...[more]

Mon. 02 June 2014

Professional success in South Africa and Egypt !

We were delighted to learn that two former students of the FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management have achieved significant professional success. Lunga Ntuli (Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa) has just been...[more]

Tue. 27 May 2014

Big-5 Weekly Post n°77 - Assessment of 2013/2014 big-5 league predictions

All of the big-5 league seasons are now over. As a result, it is that time of the year to assess the predictions published by the CIES Football Observatory in September 2013 and which used our analysis of key demographic features...[more]

Mon. 26 May 2014

A FIFA/CIES sport management Programme alumnus from UCA is now working at FIFA headquarters

Felipe Restrepo, who participated in the FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management organised in partnership with Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA) in Buenos Aires, started working at the FIFA Competitions Division in December...[more]