Category: Injury Reduction

Understanding the balance between work & recovery is something that is vital to maximal soccer performance & player success. ISSPF brings together some of the leading researchers & applied soccer scientists to discuss the role of rest & recovery within the game, and science behind the latest research surrounding the recovery procedures used within the game.

Soccer player of Botafogo team (Igor Rabello) during a Brazilian Championship Soccer match. Botafogo team versus Vasco da Gama team.

Preventing Injuries in Football

Understanding injury prevention in football has never been more important, with the demands on players increasing. More fixtures, less rest

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Soccer Players: Stretching Session With Physiotherapist. Youth Sports Team On Recovery Session After League Match. Football Players Warming Up on Grass Stadium Field

End-Stage Rehabilitation in Soccer

Rehabilitation Coach David Hartley discusses the importance of End-Stage Rehabilitation in Soccer using a clearly-defined process to improve

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AUGUST 13, 2018 - KHARKIV, UKRAINE: Ganna Voronina close-up portrait falling down on the pitch with injury after hard collision. UEFA Women's Champions League. WFC Kharkiv - Olimpia Cluj.

Positional Demands and the Link to Soccer Injuries

Positional Demands and the link to Soccer Injuries. A Comprehensive Analysis and Physio Approach written by Bianca Castro PT, DPT, OCS

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KHARKIV, UA - AUGUST 10: Ukrainian team warming-up before Ukraine - Sweden (0:1) national teams friendly football match, August 10, 2011 in Kharkov, Ukraine

Pre-Warm Up Activation & Injury Reduction in Soccer

Check out these top tips for Pre-Warm Up Activation and Injury Reduction brought on by congested fixture periods in elite soccer.

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Wembley Stadium, London, England - 31 July 2022: Leah Williamson holding the Women's European Championship Trophy after winning with England

Injury in Soccer: Build up to the Women’s FIFA World Cup

When Arsenal confirmed how England Women’s team captain Leah Williamson has ruptured her ACL I thought I’d share the best ways to prevent injuries in soccer

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Injury Prevention & Return to Play

Keeping football players fit is crucial regardless of the level you compete at. This is a practitioner’s overview to injury prevention and returning to play tips.

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Recovery Strategies in Football

Inadequate recovery for footballers can result in overtraining, burnout & poor performance. Discover the best tips for keeping players fit.

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Increasing Injury Risk in Football – FIFA WORLD CUP 2022 Build Up

Through the ages, the FIFA World Cup has become a stage to showcase the greatest talents from each competing nation…however, this particular tournament seems to be counting the injury cost of some of the biggest names in their respective squads who are playing domestically & continentally right up to the curtain raising spectacular!

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Soccer Injury Rehabilitation Process & Phases

Across elite level soccer, the increased demands of training, competitive match play and the ever-growing congestive fixture periods in-season increases the player’s injury susceptibility. Recently, …

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Recovery Strategies in Soccer

Understanding the balance between work & recovery is vitally important in order to maximise soccer performance & player success. The International Soccer Science & Performance Federation …

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