Anthropometric, speed and endurance characteristics of English academy soccer players: Do they influence obtaining a professional contract at 18 years of age

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Emmonds, S; Till, KA; Jones, B; Mellis, M; Pears, M;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Sage
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: human activities

This study evaluated the anthropometric, speed and endurance characteristics of English academy soccer players, comparing players who obtained a ‘professional’ contract at 18 years old with those that did not (‘academy’); 443 male academy soccer players from an English ... View more
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