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News

Mon. 09 December 2019

InStat Index: best players across Europe

The leading sports data company InStat has developed an exclusive Index to assess the performance of football players on an objective basis. Issue number 277 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post presents the top 10...[more]

Tue. 03 December 2019

Huge success for the first edition of the CONMEBOL/FIFA/CIES Programa Ejecutivo de Fútbol

CIES is delighted for its cooperation with FIFA and CONMEBOL for having successfully concluded the Programa Ejecutivo de Fútbol for FIFA’ South American member associations last Saturday at the CONMEBOL headquarters in Asunción,...[more]

Mon. 02 December 2019

Players of the decade: Messi leads the table

No outfield footballer played a higher percentage of domestic league minutes of a big-5 league team in the 2010s as Lionel Messi. The Argentinean was fielded for 83.4% of total minutes played by Barcelona in the Liga. This is the...[more]

Mon. 25 November 2019

Player export: Brazilians and French at the top

Issue number 275 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post maps the origin of expatriate players in 31 European top divisions. With 466 representatives, Brazilians are the most numerous (10.3% of the total number of...[more]

Wed. 20 November 2019

Compte-rendu du colloque et de la table ronde « sport et entreprises » (IN FRENCH ONLY)

Photo : participants et organisateurs du colloque « Sports et entreprises » Dans le cadre de l’exposition Culture clubs « Naissance d'une métropole sportive » du Musée d’histoire de La Chaux de Fonds,...[more]