SHAYNE MURPHY has left his role as the Lead Sports Scientist for Manchester City U23 to develop his own business.��The strength and conditioning coach joined City from Liverpool FC in January 2013 to work in the Youth Development Phase. ...Read More
Bruce Suraci speaks about his research into utilising genetic data to enhance individual development plans
Just over 12 months ago Bruce Suraci sent out a questionnaire to his peers on the topic of genetic testing in football.It is a research field the Bournemouth Head of Academy Coaching and Development has been working on since before he joined the club in 2014. His questionnaire asked respondents things like if they believe geneti ...Read More
As a brand, the annual Grand Slam tennis tournament hosted by the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club is up there with the Superbowl in terms of worldwide awareness.That brand is one of deep-rooted sporting and social tradition: grass courts, royal box, strict dress code, strawberries and cream etc. ...Read More
<p><span style="text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; font-variant-ligatures: normal; orphans: 2; widows: 2; float: none; display: inline !important;">FORMER Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has joined FIFA as Chief of Global Football Development.</span><br><br><span>Wenger will head up FIFAs Technical Study Group, which has analyse ...Read More
WATFORD have been sporting the Bitcoin logo on the sleeves of the shirts this season as part of an educational drive led by main shirt sponsor Sportsbet.io. Sports betting brand Sportsbet.io announced a pioneering three-year partnership with Watford in June which has seen it become the first company involved with blockchain and ...Read More
YAHOO SPORTS has agreed a media partnership with MGM and Roar Digital, a joint venture between MGM and GVC Holdings. ...Read More
The Premier League has named Guardian Media Group CEO David Pemsel as its new Chief Executive.� The 51-year-old replaces executive chairman Richard Scudamore, who drove the league�s huge commercial success over the last 20 years before retiring in November 2018. ...Read More
Digital media rights will be the key driver for the growth of the sports industry over the next five years according to the latest edition of the PricewaterhouseCoopers Sports Survey. The paper which canvassed the views of 580 industry leaders from 49 countries predicted the digital sector will achieve growth of up to 9.7 per c ...Read More
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ESPN will broadcast exclusive shows and content on Facebook Watch under a new deal with the social media giant.
ESPN will broadcast exclusive shows and content on Facebook Watch under a new deal with the social media giant. ...Read More
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN fans will soon be able to have food delivered straight to their seats thanks to an improved sponsorship deal with Deliveroo. ...Read More
The German Football League (DFL) is preparing to launch their own OTT subscription service at the start of the 2020-21 season.
The German Football League (DFL) is preparing to launch their own OTT subscription service at the start of the 2020-21 season.They are open to streaming all Bundesliga matches in certain international markets. Live rights to the second-tier 2. ...Read More
A survey conducted bywhistlesports.cominto the viewing habits of millennials vs Gen Zers suggests the new generation are migrating from the big screen to their mobile phone for video entertainment. ...Read More
Embracing the parent-child bond: how can coaches attune to the influence of parents to better support a young players’ development?
There is sometimes a perception that coaches may view parental input as being more of a hindrance to a player’s professional development rather than comprising a key component. I put this opinion to clinical psychologist Dr James Bickley of Changing Minds during a discussion we had about the influence of parental-child bond and ...Read More
DAZN has launched its live and on-demand streaming service in Brazil, extending its reach to nine markets across four continents.The service will give sports fans in Brazil access to premium domestic and international football competitions including; CONMEBOL Sudamericana, Campeonato Brasileiro ...Read More
The Football Innovation Summit﻿ constantly aims to update football professionals about the progress and opportunities being made in talent development programs across the globe.We have already highlighted the partnership between the MLS and French Football Federation in regard to coaching young players in North America, i ...Read More
The 2nd annual Immersive Technology in Sports & Entertainment Summit is to be held in the Bay Area in November. And the sequel to last years successful summit could not have come at a better time as 2018 has been a breakthrough year for immersive technology in sports. Virtual reality (VR), in particular, is trudging ever so clos ...Read More
In the past month Borussia Dortmund technical director Michael Zorc and Germany FA director of national teams and academy Oliver Bierhoff have spoken out about youth development in Germany falling behind their rivals.English academies received a big thumbs up from Zorc, who believes England now produce better young players than ...Read More
FIFA's Football Stakeholders Committee have recommended a limit on loans of players as part of a series of reforms to the current transfer system.The restriction on international loans is specifically targeting Europe's biggest clubs to "prevent player hoarding and ensure that loans have a valid sporting purpose for youth develo ...Read More
<p><strong><span style="font-size: 16px;">Growing attendance model (GAM) </span></strong></p><p>The purpose of this model is to provide football federations, leagues and clubs with a framework on how they can grow attendance on game days. There is a general acceptance that achieving success on the pitch will have a positive ...Read More
Ahead of the 2nd Annual Immersive Technology in Sports & Entertainment in San Francisco next month (November 13-14) we spoke to Sohrob Farudi, CEO & Co-founder at the Fan Controlled Football League to hear his thoughts on the size of the immersive market in sport, how traditional and eSports are becoming ever closer, new techno ...Read More
The Sports Science behind the rise of Ajax captain Matthjas de Ligt. ...Read More
Top Ten Takeaways From The Football Innovation Summit 2019 ...Read More
Tony Strudwick discusses the links between Sir Alex Ferguson's Manchester United and dominant teams like New England Patriots, Golden State Warriors and Barcelona.
Tony Strudwick discusses the links between Sir Alex Ferguson's Manchester United and dominant teams like New England Patriots, Golden State Warriors and Barcelona. ...Read More