Published on:
August 3rd, 2016

Author:
STATSports

Ever wondered why players wear those black vests during training? As the 2016/17 season draws closer, Sky Sports investigate the cutting-edge technology being used by Premier League clubs…

Pre-season is a crucial period as clubs prepare for the new campaign, but how do they make sure their players are in peak physical condition for the gruelling months ahead?

Pep Guardiola has banned pizza and fruit juice at Manchester City while Antonio Conte is reportedly pushing his players to new extremes at Chelsea, but for many of the biggest sides at home and abroad, cutting-edge technology from STATSports is at the heart of preparations.

The Northern Ireland-based company, founded in 2007, have become a pioneering influence in the sports science industry, and their player tracking and analysis equipment is used by 14 Premier League clubs, a host of international teams and European giants such as Barcelona and Juventus.

Source: http://www.skysports.com/

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Published on:
October 28th, 2015

Author:
STATSports

Technology in sport is having a major impact on measuring and improving a player’s performance.

Player tracking systems are one such area, as coaches working with elite teams are now insisting ‎on analysing a wide range of statistics on each player. A number of major sports have already endorsed the introduction of player tracking systems either live during matches, during training or both.


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