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Globalization and Goals: Does Soccer Show the Way?

Branko Milanovic
2003 Social Science Research Network  
inequality of results among clubs, and on the other hand, lower inequality in the national teams' performances.  ...  On the other hand, the rules governing national team competition have remained restrictive: players can play only for the country where they were born.  ...  He is also grateful to Gouthami Padam who helped with the data work.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.477661 fatcat:b2ak2ougqvgcxpitnpwquq3i4e

Globalization and goals: does soccer show the way?

Branko Milanovic
2005 Review of International Political Economy  
inequality of results among clubs, and on the other hand, lower inequality in the national teams' performances.  ...  On the other hand, the rules governing national team competition have remained restrictive: players can play only for the country where they were born.  ...  He is also grateful to Gouthami Padam who helped with the data work.  ... 
doi:10.1080/09692290500339818 fatcat:5x2oe4itc5aznpgq5dhrxjjtny

A Review on Football Match Outcome Prediction using Bayesian Networks

Nazim Razali, Aida Mustapha, Sunariya Utama, Roshidi Din
2018 Journal of Physics, Conference Series  
predictive performance of football prediction model. 2  ...  The main objective of this paper is to review the application of Bayesian networks (BNs) in football match prediction.  ...  Discussion The reviews have shown that existing models rely heavily on historical data for team features (e.g. total number of shots, the number of goals scored or conceded by a team in match and etc.)  ... 
doi:10.1088/1742-6596/1020/1/012004 fatcat:cnqclp5jcrbwvgykd4d6j7hhje

Explaining the difference between men's and women's football [article]

Luca Pappalardo, Alessio Rossi, Giuseppe Pontillo, Michela Natilli, Paolo Cintia
2021 arXiv   pre-print
The differences between men's and women's football are rooted in play accuracy, the recovery time of ball possession, and the players' performance quality.  ...  Our model accurately distinguishes between men's and women's football, revealing crucial technical differences, which we investigate through the extraction of explanations from the classifier's decisions  ...  Acknowledgments We thank WyScout Spa for providing the match events, Daniele Fadda for his support on data visualization.  ... 
arXiv:2101.01662v1 fatcat:67qe3dkrkvcc3hl25gmfprtsn4

Industry Analysis: Division I College Football in the U.S

Carl E Gilmore
2018 Muma Business Review  
More importantly this research tracks the student-athlete both decision paths of the process of seeking a professional football career or an education with the benefits to playing football.  ...  This Industry Analysis looks into the aspects of the stakeholders within the constructs of the college football environment and seeks to explain the various impacts on key stakeholders within the constructs  ...  This young man was never drafted and is home in New Orleans, hoping to get an opportunity to audition with an Arena Football League team. He stated, "I made a bad decision.  ... 
doi:10.28945/4139 fatcat:24a25zx4tbadzeiibl7umgpa6i

On the Issue of Developing Creative Players in Team Sports: A Systematic Review and Critique From a Functional Perspective

Stephan Zahno, Ernst-Joachim Hossner
2020 Frontiers in Psychology  
Driven by the practical goal of developing creative players, several approaches to training creativity have been proposed and underpinned by empirical studies in sport science.  ...  Therefore, this systematic review aims to disentangle the pursued lines of thought in order to facilitate the derivation of well-grounded recommendations for sports practice.  ...  Players repeatedly perform basic game tasks, with a standardized number of players and rules.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2020.575475 pmid:33192880 pmcid:PMC7658096 fatcat:bjl62zaepbgxtkldmvt3qao2na

Institutional Contradictions and Struggles in the Formation of U.S. Collegiate Basketball, 1880–1938

Marvin Washington, Marc J. Ventresca
2008 Journal of Sport Management  
Thanks for the faculties of University of Alberta, Naval Postgraduate School, Oxford University, and Texas Tech University for support of this research project.  ...  On the model of the formalization of football rules, the NCAA quickly developed rules for basketball, lacrosse, and fencing .  ...  This variety of rules of the game made it difficult for arbiters to determine the best teams.  ... 
doi:10.1123/jsm.22.1.30 fatcat:el52y5bewrarnolgaentbq5dve

"The Referee Plays to Be Insulted!": An Exploratory Qualitative Study on the Spanish Football Referees' Experiences of Aggression, Violence, and Coping

José Devís-Devís, José Serrano-Durá, Pere Molina
2021 Frontiers in Psychology  
Referees are essential participants in the sport of football. They are responsible for enforcing the rules and achieving the necessary impartiality for the matches.  ...  Results indicated that the most frequent aggressions experienced were verbal abuse. Most of the aggressions from spectators were of a sexist nature.  ...  They also want to thank the editor and the anonymous reviewers for their insightful comments.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2021.656437 pmid:33995216 pmcid:PMC8113635 fatcat:wnejndpiazgwtmntm5gcmralua

Non-elite conceptions of Europe: Europe as reference frame in English football fan discussions

Regina Weber, Alexander Brand, Arne Niemann, Florian Koch
2020 Journal of Contemporary European Research  
Given that club football is largely Europeanised (player markets, continent-wide club competitions and broadcasting of matches), we analyse how fans of the English Premier League club Manchester United  ...  We explore online discourses on rivalry, competition and player transfers in club football as these areas are strongly influenced by the interplay of national and European inclinations.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This article is based on research in the research project "EUFOOT: The identity effect of Europeanised lifeworlds: Becoming European through football?"  ... 
doi:10.30950/jcer.v16i3.1089 fatcat:c2uy5re3pbejpkvej4vuqvpa5e

Caster Semenya, athlete classification, and fair equality of opportunity in sport

Sigmund Loland
2020 Journal of Medical Ethics  
As is emphasised by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), this leads to a dilemma of rights: the right of Semenya to compete in sport according to her legal sex and gender identity, and the right of  ...  If high testosterone level is an inborn, strong and systemic driver of performance development, inequalities in such levels can provide a rationale for classification.  ...  Acknowledgements The author is grateful to two anonymous reviewers for their helpful comments. Contributors I am the sole author of the article.  ... 
doi:10.1136/medethics-2019-105937 pmid:32690761 fatcat:fg4ny36ownbjhcfwgbv3ak7h4y

Are College Presidents Like Football Coaches? Evidence From Their Employment Contracts

Randall S. Thomas, Ray Van Horn
2016 Social Science Research Network  
College presidents and football coaches are frequently criticized for their high compensation.  ...  Successful college presidents and football coaches can greatly increase the value of their schools well beyond the amount they receive in compensation.  ...  the team's conference championship) and bonuses for team academic performance levels (as measured by GPA, for instance). 19 0 Excellent on-field performance can substantially increase football coach compensation  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2730878 fatcat:aidvmwmw4jcyrpxj6c45idppj4

Refereeing the Public Health

Hosea H. Harvey
2013 Social Science Research Network  
overwhelmingly uniform laws and not directly regulating the content, rules, or procedures of football itself).  ...  That the Center found such brain-trauma indicators after an athlete's death was not uncommon; its researchers have been at the forefront of studying professional football players for years. 2 What was  ...  We now know that concussions occur in youth sports more frequently when inexperienced athletes are playing in team sports.' 77 We also know that ice hockey and football participants are the most likely  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2487191 fatcat:l3dhdzvo5zarvlw3rxp4spguim

Evaluation of Cultural Intelligence in Sports Management through Country Navigator Software

Lovin Daniel, Lukacs Edit, David Sofia
2021 Risk in Contemporary Economy  
The present study shows the cultural profile of a Romanian football coach and a Brazilian football player.  ...  Country Navigator is a software that identifies the cultural profile, compares the individual profile with the cultural profile of 100 countries and offers valuable clues for decreasing cultural differences  ...  The table above shows, the competitions where the Brazilian player performed, the matches, the goals scored, the goal passes, the ratio of minutes played/goals and the total minutes played.  ... 
doaj:dc2851227535477ebdf74681efecd83c fatcat:nhwozozcuneqhffawxkh5quotm

Student Gladiators and Sexual Assault: A New Analysis of Liability for Injuries Inflicted by College Athletes

Ann Scales
2007 Social Science Research Network  
purposes of the football team.  ...  One nineteen-year-old female trainer for the football team was raped by a team member and reported the rape to the police.  ...  for the sexually-assaultive behavior of its football team and recruits.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1027216 fatcat:sbzs3vtjbzftrgrfikyg2qxzxa

International Council for Coaching Excellence (ICCE) 13th Global Coach Conference

2021 International Sport Coaching Journal  
His research investigates how anti-doping education features in broader coach development activities, with a focus on the specific system of English football.  ...  Monitoring soccer training is very important aiming players and team performance enhancement. Increasing female participation in football is a central goal of UEFA's current strategy.  ...  When the team was losing, the feedback was generally negative and very little achievable goals were set for the duration of the second half.  ... 
doi:10.1123/iscj.2021-0066 fatcat:s4pj7kb4kzfm3khvmjajkv6iqm
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