Professor Hassane Zouhal

(Ph.D, MSc, BSc HONS)

Academic Institution: University of Rennes II – Haute Bretagne

Practical Affiliation (current & previous): University of Rennes II, Stade Rennais FC, French Football Federation

Languages Spoken: English, French

Content Feature: Morphological & physiological profiles of young soccer players

Area: Talent identification in soccer

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Articles by Professor Hassane Zouhal

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Fitness Training

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

Regular training and competition over the course of a season in European professional soccer is generally characterized by a pre-competition preparation period of five to six weeks, followed by two competition phases, interspersed with a winter break.

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Effects of Small-Sided Soccer Games on Physical Fitness

Small-sided soccer games (SSSG) are a specific exercise regime with two small teams playing against each other on a relatively small pitch. There is evidence from original research that SSSG exposure provides performance and health benefits for untrained adults.

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