Welcome to Footballscience.net

The objectives of Footballscience.net are:

  • 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

 

Tue

25

Aug

2015

Latest research in football - week 34 - 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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Fri

21

Aug

2015

Latest research in football - week 33 - 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

17

Aug

2015

Website update - Strength training in football

I have updated the "Strength training in football" section with recent studies.

 

There is also a specific section added about strength and power development (and training) in youth players.

 

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Thu

13

Aug

2015

Latest research in football - week 32 - 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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Wed

05

Aug

2015

Latest research in football - week 30 - 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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Sun

26

Jul

2015

Latest research in football - week 29 - 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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Wed

22

Jul

2015

Latest research in football - week 28 - 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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Sun

19

Jul

2015

How to use small-sided games as a pre-season conditioning tool?

If you want to utilize SSG as a conditioning tool, the following might help you to ensure progression and consistency in your approach.

First of all if you have not read my separate section on “ALL about SSG” it would be recommended to do so CLICK HERE to get to the page.

If you have done it, you will recognize some of the rules and restriction that can be applied to alter the physical/physiological demands of the game.

 

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Thu

09

Jul

2015

Latest research in football - week 27 -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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Wed

08

Jul

2015

8th World Congress on Science and Football 2015

I attended the 8th World Congress on Science and Football 2015 at Copenhagen end of May.


The organizers have taped some sessions and just released the first videos.


In order to watch the individual presentations please click on the links below.

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Mon

06

Jul

2015

Website Update - All you need to know about SSG

Over the last week I was able to update my section on small-sided games (SSG).

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Mon

29

Jun

2015

Latest research in football - week 26 - 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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Fri

19

Jun

2015

Latest research in football - week 24 - 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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Tue

16

Jun

2015

Pre-Match Warm-up of "Die Mannschaft"

As part of my beautiful Portugal experience I was able to catch some Football as well.

 

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Mon

08

Jun

2015

Latest research in football - week 23 - 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

01

Jun

2015

Latest research in football - week 22 - 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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Wed

27

May

2015

FIFA 3rd Medical Conference

The 3rd FIFA Medical Conference has started this morning and will continue until tomorrow evening.


Zurich was chosen as the host venue and the conference program can be downloaded HERE.

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Tue

26

May

2015

Latest research in football - week 20 - 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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Wed

20

May

2015

World Congress on Science and Football 2015

The World Congress on Science and Football 2015 has just started with an impressive presentation of 20 years of F-MARC from FIFA.


The Congress takes place in Copenhagen until Saturday and I am very happy to also a present some of my work later this day.


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Wed

20

May

2015

Latest research in football - week 19 - 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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Sun

10

May

2015

Latest research in football - week 18 - 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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Sun

03

May

2015

Latest research in football - week 17 - 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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Wed

29

Apr

2015

Football videos from Doha

Every year several professional football teams visit Doha to prepare themselves for the second part of their football season.


The following list provides on overview of all sessions that I was able to capture, cut and post on my YouTube channel.


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Sun

26

Apr

2015

Latest research in football - week 16 - 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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Thu

23

Apr

2015

Ajax Amsterdam Goalkeeper Training

The video below show some footage of the goalkeeper training from Ajax Amsterdam winter training at Doha.

 

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