Understand the macronutrient intake of professional footballers in this scientifically researched report using six Premier League football players.
The world’s greenest football club (as recognised by FIFA) Forest Green Rovers have won promotion the English Football league. They are the smallest town to have a professional football club and a Vegan football club Continue reading The successful green vegan story of Forest Green Rovers FC
This year we will be supporting the World Conference on Science and Soccer (WCSS) which is taking place at Université Rennes 2, France from 31st May-2nd June 2017. Continue reading “Discover the latest findings in football science with WCSS 2017”
On 31st March The Premier League launched Premier League Primary Stars, a national curriculum-linked education programme which uses the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills.
Professional athletes like football (Soccer) players are exposed to large amounts of physiological and psychological stress, which can increase infection susceptibility and threaten availability for training and competition. A new journal article investigates what effect diet and lifestyle choices have on those at increased risk.
With all the recent news of elite football players moving to China and the controversial upcoming FIFA World Cups being hosted in Russia (2018) and Qatar (2022) travel and weather is a ‘hot’ topic in elite level football.
Can these elite professionals be affected on the pitch by changing weather conditions and long commutes for away games? Continue reading “Weather and jet lag implications for footballers”