Just over 12 months ago Bruce Suraci sent out a questionnaire to his peers on the topic of genetic testing in football.It is a research field the Bournemouth Head of Academy Coaching and Development has been working on since before he joined the club in 2014. His questionnaire asked respondents things like if they believe geneti ...Read More
As a brand, the annual Grand Slam tennis tournament hosted by the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club is up there with the Superbowl in terms of worldwide awareness.That brand is one of deep-rooted sporting and social tradition: grass courts, royal box, strict dress code, strawberries and cream etc. ...Read More
F1's Gregg Morris openly admits the concept of a fans forum is nothing new, but in the supposedly innovative world of Formula 1 it has been groundbreaking.
<p><a href="https://digital-transformation-sports.com/gregory%2Dmorris%7E436">GREG MORRIS</a> openly admits the concept of a fans forum is nothing new, but in the supposedly innovative world of Formula 1 it has been groundbreaking.</p> <p>Liberty Media bought the motor racing series for more than $4billion from the private ...Read More
NBA, NFL and MLB looking to score a slam dunk, touchdown and home run with Crypto CollectiblesTHE big three major sporting leagues in the US are all investing virtual collectibles as they look for new ways to engage with their fanbases and enhance the fan experience. ...Read More
Overwatch League is on target to be one of the biggest leagues in the US - matching the likes of the NBA, NFL and MLB.That is the view ofActivision Blizzard﻿Esports strategy and analytics lead Kasra Jafroodi based on the latest viewing figures for OWL. ...Read More
The German Football League (DFL) is preparing to launch their own OTT subscription service at the start of the 2020-21 season.
The German Football League (DFL) is preparing to launch their own OTT subscription service at the start of the 2020-21 season.They are open to streaming all Bundesliga matches in certain international markets. Live rights to the second-tier 2. ...Read More
Embracing the parent-child bond: how can coaches attune to the influence of parents to better support a young players’ development?
There is sometimes a perception that coaches may view parental input as being more of a hindrance to a player’s professional development rather than comprising a key component. I put this opinion to clinical psychologist Dr James Bickley of Changing Minds during a discussion we had about the influence of parental-child bond and ...Read More
The 2nd annual Immersive Technology in Sports & Entertainment Summit is to be held in the Bay Area in November. And the sequel to last years successful summit could not have come at a better time as 2018 has been a breakthrough year for immersive technology in sports. Virtual reality (VR), in particular, is trudging ever so clos ...Read More
In the past month Borussia Dortmund technical director Michael Zorc and Germany FA director of national teams and academy Oliver Bierhoff have spoken out about youth development in Germany falling behind their rivals.English academies received a big thumbs up from Zorc, who believes England now produce better young players than ...Read More
GSW reveal how they will use the biggest screens in the NBA to engage fans at their new Chase Centre arena
FAN experience and engagement will be as big a focus as winning when the Golden State Warriors play their first ever NBA game in the Chase Centre on Thursday night. ...Read More
<p><strong><span style="font-size: 16px;">Growing attendance model (GAM) </span></strong></p><p>The purpose of this model is to provide football federations, leagues and clubs with a framework on how they can grow attendance on game days. There is a general acceptance that achieving success on the pitch will have a positive ...Read More
Ahead of the 2nd Annual Immersive Technology in Sports & Entertainment in San Francisco next month (November 13-14) we spoke to Sohrob Farudi, CEO & Co-founder at the Fan Controlled Football League to hear his thoughts on the size of the immersive market in sport, how traditional and eSports are becoming ever closer, new techno ...Read More
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MLS Technical Director Fred Lipka talks about the evolution of youth development in France and its influence on a quiet football revolution in North America.
In the first of a three-part series with MLS Technical Director of Youth Development Fred Lipka, he talks about how the Elite Formation Coaching Licensee for MLS coaches will help North America produce elite-level footballers. ...Read More
In part two (of three) of our interview with MLS Technical Director of Youth Development Fred Lipka, he speaks about adaptable coaches and the challenges of working in a country where football is not the dominant sport. Fred Lipka has a very clear vision of the attributes the top footballers of the future should possess. Top of ...Read More