Science and soccer : developing elite performers
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Published
London ; New York : Routledge, 2013., London ; Routledge, 2013.
Edition
3rd ed.
ISBN
9780415672108 (hbk.) :, 0415672104 (hbk.) :, 9780415672115 (pbk.) :, 0415672112 (pbk.) :
Physical Desc
xii, 393 pages : ill. ; 26 cm.
Status
Springburn Campus Library - Springburn Lending
796.334 WIL
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Published
London ; New York : Routledge, 2013., London ; Routledge, 2013.
Format
2 Week Loan
Edition
3rd ed.
Language
English
ISBN
9780415672108 (hbk.) :, 0415672104 (hbk.) :, 9780415672115 (pbk.) :, 0415672112 (pbk.) :

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Formerly CIP.,Uk
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
"Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Science and Soccer is still the most comprehensive and accessible introduction to the physiology, biomechanics and psychology behind the world's most popular sport. Offering important guidance on how science translates into practice, the book examines every key facet of the sport, with a particular focus on the development of elite performers. The topics covered include: - anatomy, physiology, psychology and biomechanics; - principles of training; - nutrition; - physical and mental preparation; - playing surfaces and equipment; - decision-making and skill acquisition; - coaching and coach education; - performance analysis; - talent identification and youth development. Science and Soccer: Developing Elite Performers is a unique resource for students and academics working in sports science. It is essential reading for all professional support staff working in the game, including coaches at all levels, physiotherapists, conditioning specialists, performance analysts, club doctors and sport psychologists"--,Provided by publisher.

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