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Thu. 12 January 2017

Applications to the 18th edition of the "FIFA Master" are closed

The application deadline for the 18th Edition (2017-2018) of the “FIFA Master” – International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport – is now over. All candidates having created an account on the programme’s...[more]

Wed. 11 January 2017

January’s Monthly Report: who will be champion?

The 21st Monthly Report of the CIES Football Observatory presents a predictive analysis of the final rankings of the big-5 European leagues. The prediction is based on a multivariate statistical model taking into account the...[more]

Mon. 09 January 2017

Best players: Ronaldo heads the table

Year after year, the CIES Football Observatory research team has developed a powerful approach for the technical analysis of player performance. On the basis of this methodology, issue number 171 of the Weekly Post presents the...[more]

Wed. 21 December 2016

Seventh edition of the FIFA/CIES University Network Prize: 15 projects competing!

For the seventh edition of the FIFA/CIES International University Network, CIES has received fifteen projects before the stipulated deadline. An international jury will next select the award-winning project on the 23rd of January...[more]

Tue. 20 December 2016

Players fielded: astonishing Mariehamn

Issue number 170 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post presents the number of players fielded in domestic league matches from July 1st 2016 onwards by clubs in 31 top division leagues of UEFA member associations. The...[more]