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  • to scientifically question statements, trends and opinions in football
  • to update coaches on scientific knowledge and its application in football
  • to help coaches in their development and finally for the good of the game

 

Mon

23

May

2016

Latest research in football - week 16 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

 

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Mon

16

May

2016

Latest research in football - week 15 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

 

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Fri

06

May

2016

Latest research in football - week 14 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

 

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Sun

24

Apr

2016

Latest research in football - week 13 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Thu

07

Apr

2016

Videos of Presentations of the 2nd Aspire Academy Sports Science Conference - Monitoring Athlete Training Loads

I have already posted some keynotes/slides from various presenters of the training load conference HERE.

 

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Thu

07

Apr

2016

Latest research in football - week 12 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Tue

29

Mar

2016

Latest research in football - week 11 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Sun

20

Mar

2016

Latest research in football - week 10 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Sat

12

Mar

2016

Latest research in football - week 9 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Mon

07

Mar

2016

Latest research in football - week 8 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Sun

28

Feb

2016

Latest research in football - week 7 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Fri

26

Feb

2016

2nd Aspire Academy Sports Science Conference - Monitoring Athlete Training Loads

I was able to attend the 2nd Aspire Academy Sports Science Conference this week. The main topic of the conferences "Monitoring Athlete Training Loads - The Hows and Whys".

 

Sessions included:

  •  Load monitoring - History and future directions.
  • Monitoring training loads in:
    • endurance sports
    • strength/power sports
    • team sports
    • young/developmental athletes
  • Technology for load monitoring
  • Modelling training loads
  • Load monitoring and injury prevention

 

HERE is a link to the conference program.

 

Below you will find some "interesting/take-home/conclusion/key messages" of presentations.

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Mon

22

Feb

2016

Latest research in football - week 6 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Thu

18

Feb

2016

Future football stars in the Al-Kass tournament

The Al-Kass tournament was played at Doha last week. Its an international tournament in which U-16 age group teams of several top clubs faced-off in a 10-day competition.

 

Unfortunately I was not able to attend the games from this year. However, I have not had released the videos from last years tournament. Clicking on the provided links below will give you the warm-up procedures of the selected team.

 

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Tue

16

Feb

2016

Challenges in Football Injuries Conference

I was able to attend the Aspetar "Challenges in Football Injuries" that was held at Doha last week.

 

Below you will find some "take-home/conclusion/key messages" of presentations.

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Sat

13

Feb

2016

Latest research in football - week 5 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Sat

06

Feb

2016

Latest research in football - week 4 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

 

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Thu

04

Feb

2016

FC Bayern Munich Training Camp

Below is another training session of FC Bayern Munich during its winter training camp 2016 at Doha.

 

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Mon

01

Feb

2016

Latest research in football - week 3 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Wed

27

Jan

2016

FC Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Training Doha 2016

As Bayern Munich hold its winter training camp at Doha earlier this year I was able to compile some footage of the goalkeepers.

 

The video below shows (mainly) the warm-up as they participated in the team training session after.

 

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Mon

25

Jan

2016

Latest research in football - week 2 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Wed

20

Jan

2016

FC Bayern Munich Winter Training Camp Doha 2016

Below is another training session of FC Bayern Munich at their winter training camp at Doha 2016.

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Mon

18

Jan

2016

Latest research in football - week 1 - 2016

As previous literature updates, I have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

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Tue

12

Jan

2016

Latest research in football - week 51 - 2015

As previous literature updates, we have performed a PubCrawler search looking for football articles in NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.

Following studies were retrieved for this week:

 

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Mon

11

Jan

2016

FC Bayern Munich Winter Training Camp Doha 2016

FC Bayern Munich is holding its winter training camp at Doha.

 

The following video shows one of the training sessions.

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