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Mon. 21 January 2019

Best transfers from an economic perspective: Liverpool and Juventus stand out

Issue number 247 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post presents big-5 league players whose current estimated value exceeds the most the fee paid by recruiting teams during last summer. Rodri Hernández (+€45 million) tops...[more]

Mon. 14 January 2019

Applications for the 20th edition of the FIFA Master are closed

The application deadline for the 20th Edition (2019-2020) 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]

Mon. 14 January 2019

Manchester City favourites for Premier League title

Issue number 246 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post analyses the pitch production of big-5 league clubs during the first part of the current season to highlight if they have over- or under-performed in terms of points...[more]

Wed. 09 January 2019


Picture (from left to right): Philip Lahm, 2014 FIFA World Cup winner, former Captain of the German National Team and FC Bayern Munich, Tanya Heimlich-Ng Yuen and Célia Sasic,  2013 UEFA Women's Euro winner and former German...[more]

Wed. 09 January 2019

Publication du nouvel ouvrage du CIES: le loisir sportif en Afrique et ses implications politiques et sociales sous la loupe du sociologue Désiré Manirakiza.

[IN FRENCH ONLY] Le Centre International d’Etude du Sport (CIES) a le plaisir d’annoncer la publication de l’ouvrage Sport-loisir, pouvoir et société : jeux et enjeux autour du « deux-zéro » et du « bonbon » au Cameroun,...[more]