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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

 

Mon

22

Aug

2016

Latest research in football - week 29 - 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

Aug

2016

Latest research in football - week 28 - 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

09

Aug

2016

Latest research in football - week 27 - 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

28

Jul

2016

DFB International Coaching Conference 2016

I was able to attend the annual DFB International coaching conference in Germany from the 25th – 27th of July.

The main theme of the conference was “Analysis of the EURO 2016 and current competences of coaches”.

More than ~500 coaches attended the conference. The pictures below was taken during a coffee-break.

 

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Sun

24

Jul

2016

Latest research in football - week 26 - 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

21

Jul

2016

Latest research in football - week 25 - 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

11

Jul

2016

Latest research in football - week 24 - 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

08

Jul

2016

Stadiums and crowds - EURO 2016

A friend of mine was able (or should I say "unfortunately able") to watch the EURO semi-final between host France and Germany.

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Mon

04

Jul

2016

21st annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science - Football abstracts

The 21st annual congress of the European College of Sport Science is about to start on the 6th of July. The congress is going to be at Vienna and will last until the 9th.

 

I was able to collect the abstracts published on the ECSS website with regards to a football context.

 

Please find the abstracts below (and I hope I have not forgotten some).

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Mon

04

Jul

2016

Latest research in football - week 21 - 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

26

Jun

2016

Euro 2016 Statistics

Below you will find some random (but still entertaining/interesting) facts about the current EURO 2016.

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Sun

26

Jun

2016

Latest research in football - week 20 - 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

23

Jun

2016

Latest research in football - week 19 - 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

22

Jun

2016

Random Football Videos

Just in case you have not watched enough football lately I have found some nice YouTube clips that left me with an open mouth (or made me laugh).

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Tue

07

Jun

2016

Latest research in football - week 18 - 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

06

Jun

2016

The countries/leagues and clubs of EURO 2016 players

This is another post about the upcoming EURO 2016. I thought it would be interesting to see if I can find some "statistics" about the players participating in the tournament.

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Thu

02

Jun

2016

French National Football Team EURO 2016 Preparation Camp

Whilst on summer break it happened that the French National Football team held a short preparation camp at the "Stubaital" (Austria) for the European Championship 2016 in France. Coincidentally the camp was a 30-minute drive away and I was able to tape a session from outside the training ground (and the fence - obviously I missed to book a ticket beforehand).

 

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Tue

31

May

2016

Latest research in football - week 17 - 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

30

May

2016

Euro 2016 Game Schedule Pocket Guide

With the European Championship around the corner I believe it is worth downloading our "Euro 2016 Game Schedule Pocket Guide".

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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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