International Centre for
Sports Studies

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Mon. 22 May 2017

Best tacklers: the big-5 league rankings

Issue number 189 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post ranks big-5 league players according to their tackling skills. The tackling index is calculated by multiplying the average number of tackles attempted per 90 minutes...[more]

Mon. 22 May 2017

View our sixth course video to find out why you should choose the "FIFA Master"

The sixth of our exclusive behind the scenes course videos is now available to access. Here, you will gain a unique insight into how the award winning "FIFA Master" - International MA in Management, Law and Humanities...[more]

Thu. 18 May 2017

Poland : Success for FIFA/CIES alumnus

Lukasz Stupka, an alumnus from the FIFA/CIES Executive Programme in Sports Management organised in cooperation with Kozminski University (KU) and Narodowy Stadium in Warsaw, has just been appointed as Head of International...[more]

Mon. 15 May 2017

“Perhaps the truth depends on a walk along the lake…”

While a sunbathed Neuchâtel welcomed our class and assisted us in settling down by the lake, we kicked off the last leg of what is often described as the “fastest module” of the “FIFA Master”. The first official event of the...[more]

Mon. 15 May 2017

Round Table Event Report : "Players of Balkan origin in Swiss football: A successful integration?"

On 27th April 2017, the second evening organized by the International Centre for Sport Studies (CIES), in collaboration with the Museum of Art and History of Neuchâtel, and within the series of events called Printemps culturel...[more]