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News

Tue. 30 April 2019

A FIFA/CIES Executive Programme alumnus elected President of the Puerto Rican Football Federation

Iván Rivera, an alumnus from the FIFA/CIES Executive Programme organised with Universidad de Costa Rica, was elected President of the Puerto Rican Football Federation during the General Assembly held last month. The new...[more]

Wed. 24 April 2019

FIFA Diploma in Football Law

As part of an on-going effort to share knowledge with sports law professionals around the world, FIFA is launching a new Diploma in Football Law in collaboration with the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES). The...[more]

Tue. 16 April 2019

Compte rendu de la conférence « Exploration de la Sibérie: histoire, exploits et tragédies » (In French only)

La conférence publique organisée par le Centre International d’Etude du Sport (CIES) en collaboration avec le Musée d’art et d’histoire (MAHN) dans le cadre des manifestations du Printemps culturel 2019 « Grand Nord »...[more]

Mon. 15 April 2019

Defensive air challenges: Marcelo Guedes ahead of Maguire and van Dijk

Marcelo Guedes (Olympique Lyonnais) heads the big-5 league rankings of players having won the highest percentage of defensive air challenges in domestic league matches this season: 136 out of 159 (85.5%). The Brazilian outranks...[more]

Thu. 11 April 2019

The four winners of the FIFA/CIES University Network Prize discover Switzerland

The four winners of the FIFA/CIES University Network Prize for 2019 travelled to Switzerland last week. During their visit, they were welcomed to the headquarters of CIES and discovered the city of Neuchâtel. After presenting...[more]