September 2019

The 55 most voted players for the 2019 FIFA FIFPRO World 11

Date: 
Monday, 9 September, 2019 - 07:45

 

Hoofddorp, The Netherlands – 05 September 2019 – For the first time since 2009, English clubs have the most players on the list of 55 footballers with most votes for the 2019 FIFA FIFPRO World 11, which is revealed today.

The Spanish Liga Spain was on top during the previous 9 votes, but came up one player short in comparison with the Premier League: 20 versus 21 players.

‘MORE THAN MARGINAL GAINS’: STUDYING BOOSTS ATHLETES

'More than Marginal Gains': How Studying Boosts Athletes
Date: 
Thursday, 12 September, 2019 - 09:30

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has spoken about how studying for a master’s degree in business has made him a better footballer.

Now new research supports his view.

Athletes who study for a second career are more likely to have a more successful sports career, according to research by a professor at Abertay University in Scotland.