The Numbers Game | How Data Is Changing Football | Documentary

Clubs at every level of the football pyramid are becoming smarter and more efficient. How? The use of data. To hell with conventional wisdom. The way we’ve been doing it, it’s not been working. Analysis are now recording data from thousands of actions during games and training sessions to help shape pre-match preparation and post-game […]

The Importance of Cricket to the West Indies | Gillette World Sport

We’re in Barbados where we discover the importance of cricket to Caribbean culture. Cricket is the number one sport in the Caribbean. Cricket is what brings all the people and brings all the families and gives all the people of the Caribbean joy. Where I come from, you can see children five or six years […]

Anatomy of A Rugby Player: How Strong Is Olympic Medallist Tom Mitchel?

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian… Now we’re working, come on! – ..testing, analysing… – Dig deep, come on! ..going behind the stats of an elite athlete as we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A RUGBY PLAYER) The physical […]

What is a Director of Football?

A sporting director is now a common part of any elite footballing structure. While generally understood as a measure taken to protect clubs from the growing financial risk associated with their sporting decisions and as a means of ensuring continuity, the mechanics of the role remain vague. Previously, football departments were governed more simply, by […]