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News

Tue. 05 February 2019

Football and Basketball Legends join FIFA Master Classes at SDA Bocconi

Milano downtown. Via Quadrio 12. Wednesday night. The FIFA Master class is reminiscing over a tingling glass of prosecco, pouring down Mamma Canteri’s exquisite lasagne. The third week of the Milan module is rapidly coming to an...[more]

Mon. 04 February 2019

Stakhanovite big-5 league players

Who are the footballers having played the most minutes in the big-5 leagues during the last five years? This is the question answered in issue number 249 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post. Samir Handanovic (Inter) tops...[more]

Fri. 01 February 2019

Marcela Muñoz, eleven years serving Women’s football in Chile

Last December, Marcela Muñoz received her diploma after successful completion of the FIFA/CIES Executive Programme organised in Chile with Universidad Santo Tomás. As an iconic figure in Women’s football in Chile, here she...[more]

Wed. 30 January 2019

FOOTBALL EXECUTIVE PROGRAMME FOR THE CARIBBEAN: KICK OFF FOR THE FIRST MODULES

On Saturday 26th January 2019, FIFA and the International Centre for Sport Studies (CIES) in collaboration with the University of the West Indies (UWI) launched the first two modules of the Caribbean Football Executive Programme...[more]

Mon. 28 January 2019

Shots per goal: Paris St-Germain most efficient team in Europe

No team in the 35 European competitions surveyed needed as few shots to score as Paris St-Germain. The French side scored so far every 4.7 shots. According to the exclusive InStat data, this ratio was inferior to five for another...[more]