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Thu. 25 April 2024

Most seasoned U20 players: world’s top 100

The 461st CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post presents the 100 players in the world who have not yet celebrated their 20th birthday having accumulated the most playing experience* during the last year. The highest ’experience...[more]

Wed. 24 April 2024

A day never to forget for the FIFA Master 24th edition class as they are welcomed by the FIFA President to Zurich

Thursday 18th April 2024 is a day the FIFA Master 24th edition class will never forget as they had the pleasure and honour to be joined at FIFA House in Zurich by FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, for what was a truly...[more]

Wed. 17 April 2024

Fast runs index: England shows the way

Issue number 460 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post ranks 30 leagues around the world according to a 'fast runs' index based on three physical variables produced exclusively by SkillCorner: sprints, speed and...[more]

Mon. 15 April 2024


Discover related articles, audio-videos and social media posts from various channels. You will be directed to the media items you are most interested in by clicking on the hyperlinks in the table below. 6 ...[more]

Mon. 15 April 2024

Best players per game area: new report

The CIES Football Observatory’s April report presents the exclusive approach developed on the basis of Wyscout data to identify the best performing outfield players in six areas of the game: ground defence, aerial play,...[more]

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