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Special Football edition of leading journal

IJSPP CoverTwelve stadiums, 32 teams, 64 matches, 736 extraordinary athletes, millions of spectators.

The biggest event in the sport of Association Football brings the excitement of the “beautiful game” to the forefront. Are football-related sport science research and support up to the task?

In honour of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, this special issue of the International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP) turns our attention to football-related sport science research.

The articles in this issue deal with various aspects of football physiology and performance, including the effect of air travel on performance, the influence of hot dry and hot humid conditions, fatigue, match analysis and training load monitoring.

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