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Thu. 18 March 2021

Manchester United has most sustainable squad in the big-5

Major teams are built up over a period of years. The 63rd CIES Football Observatory Monthly Report presents an innovative approach to comparatively assess the sustainability of squads based on three elements: players’ age, the...[more]

Tue. 16 March 2021

Most successful COVID-19 players worldwide

Issue number 329 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post highlights footballers having won the highest percentage of domestic league matches in which they participated as starting 11 players since the 15th March 2020. The...[more]

Tue. 16 March 2021

From Milan with Love: La Dolce Vita during Covid

February marks the midway point of our FIFA Master adventure, and as the Milan winter slowly gives way to the first signs of spring, and the class of the 21st edition gets ready to tackle the second half of the journey, we take...[more]

Wed. 10 March 2021

Graduation ceremony for first-ever FIFA Diploma in Football Law students

Following a unique journey that started in Miami in February 2020, 26 professionals today graduated from FIFA’s first-ever Diploma in Football Law during a virtual ceremony. FIFA President Gianni Infantino and the Director of the...[more]

Mon. 08 March 2021


Sara Panizo Current Position: Manager, Member Associations Americas Subdivision at FIFA Year of graduation: 2017 Nationality: Spanish What does your current role involve? I joined FIFA’s Member Associations Division in...[more]

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