Profound Football Knowledge?!?

Rainer Rees-Mertins, 13. June 2018

Actually, there is much more to know about soccer than it appears from the quotes of famous players, managers and coaches. We have collected some links from the internet, articles and e-books from our portfolio to provide you with some information that covers all aspects of football and the World Cup 2018. Enjoy reading!

• You do not want to wait until the final? Soccerverse was developed by ETH professor Ulrik Brandes and Postdoc David Schoch to predict the most likely outcome of the world cup already now. Might also be helpful to win the tipping game of your working group.

• The Laws of the game will change remarkably 2018 with the introduction of the video referee at the World Cup.

• As official as official can get: FIFA World Cup 2018.

• You are into analytics and statistics?

• «Das Runde muss ins Eckige»: How Empa tests the balls for FIFA.

• You are more interested in the stadium than the game?

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