Can warm-up programs consisting of multiple components effectively reduce the incidence of ankle sprains and knee injuries in basketball players?
Sports club participation contributes strongly to accumulating the recommended amount of physical activity for good health.
Does engaging in physical activity and sports lead to better vision and stereoacuity?
A new test - known as 30-15 IFT - in the talent identification process may save time and money and better measure the demands of real soccer performance.
What do footballers, managers, and coaches across Europe think about the menstrual cycle, pregnancy, and hormonal contraception?
Football tournaments hosted in multiple countries versus single countries: the end of sporting fairness?
Multi-country hosting - like what is planned for the 2026 FIFA World Cup - is understandable for economic and sustainability reasons, but it may impact sporting fairness.
Professional footballers who later become head coaches are less successful if they don’t work as assistants first
Our research suggests that young, ambitious players should first gain lower level coaching experience before take their chances as professional head coaches.
Why do fans still love the FIFA World Cup if their national teams aren’t playing? Insights from Hong Kong
Through in-depth interviews with more than 50 football fans in Hong Kong, my research identified three important ways fans adhere to the competition even when their national teams are not playing.
Macao's highest FIFA men's world ranking (156) to date came in 1997, while still under Portuguese authority.
The Finnish study also discovered that for every added point of IQ, gamblers spent around £800 more on horse racing.