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Eto’o names best player he’s played with…and it’s not Messi

The four-time African Footballer of the Year has identified a former Barcelona star as the best teammate he’s ever played with.   Samuel Eto’s has named former Barcelona teammate Andres Iniesta as the greatest player he’s ever shared a dressing room with.   Eto’o and Iniesta enjoyed some memorable years Read More…

Russian Students Sport Union appoints Maxim Urazov Director-General

In a show of the significant contribution that the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universiade had on university sport in the country, the Russian Student Sport Union has appointed Maxim Urazov as Director-General. Currently the Winter Universiade 2019 Director-General, Urazov will combine duties these coming months as Krasnoyarsk prepares for significant sports Read More…

Are you an emerging sports operations professional? FISU has an opportunity for you.

Intending to provide opportunity to students both on and off the competitive field of play, FISU just launched the third edition of the International FISU Volunteer Programme.   Centred around the 2020 World University Championship events, students from around the world are invited to apply as a way to further Read More…

FISU visit key Winter Universiade 2021 event sites in Central Switzerland

The city sitting among snow-capped mountains on Lake Lucerne opened up its sports facilities – and its sports management expertise – for an official FISU inspection visit. For three days last week, members of the Winter Universiade International Technical Committee visited event venues, discussed the procedures at the sports facilities, Read More…

Physical education in schools

Providing physical education both inside and outside of schools is crucial in helping young people to learn and develop life skills. Physical education in the school system A number of crucial components to the delivery of quality education have been identified by UNICEF. These include sport and opportunities for play, Read More…

Spotlight on hosting global sports events: Chengdu 2021 learns from Napoli 2019 Summer Universiade

Few people work by themselves and achieve results on their own— a couple of great artists, a handful of scientists. And when you’re talking about putting on a global multi-sport event like the Summer Universiade with 6,000-plus student-athletes from over 150 countries competing across 18 sporting disciplines, it takes teamwork Read More…

15 Reasons We Need sports in school curriculum

There is no doubt about the importance of regular physical activity in a person’s life that not only helps them to stay healthy but also improves their emotional fitness. Including such activities right from the childhood is a good idea as it helps them to make it a part of Read More…

Tiger Woods says he is targeting the Tokyo Olympics as ‘big goal’

Tiger Woods says next year’s Tokyo Olympics are a “big goal” as he looks to add to his decorated career. Woods, 43, won his 15th major at the Masters earlier this year but injury ruled him out of golf’s return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence in 2016. “I Read More…

El Clasico: Barcelona v Real Madrid postponed because of fears over civil unrest

This month’s El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid has been postponed because of fears of civil unrest.   The match was scheduled for 26 October but there have been days of protest in Barcelona after nine Catalan separatist leaders were jailed on Monday.   Both Barcelona and Real Madrid Read More…

Healthy development of children and young people through sport

Physical education and sport have an educational impact. Changes can be seen in (i) motor skills development and performance and (ii) educational potential. This shows the positive relationship between being involved in physical activities and psychosocial development. Sport and physical education is fundamental to the early development of children and Read More…

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