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A Research Paper on Developing World Class Soccer Players

1 Apr 2020

Have you ever wondered what goes into the making of a Premier League footballer and what athletic development pathways are from a sports science and medicine perspective?

Below is a paper Colin wrote with Shad Forsythe (Head of Performance at Arsenal FC) Des Ryan (Head of Sport Medicine and Athletic Development for the Arsenal Academy at Arsenal FC) and Alan McCall (Research and Development Consultant) about exactly that - we’d love to hear any questions or comments you may have.

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Click here to read the paper:

Developing World Class Soccer Players