While the vast majority of the players who will be at the World Cup play in the top divisions of different countries, there are some exceptions. To be more precise, 50 players are playing in the 2°, 3° and even 4° division of different countries. Read the details of the report by @PedroPensil in the following article.
Football: Sports Science & Technology
Although there are different GPS technologies in the world of football, this time we will separate them into two main groups: those placed on the back in vest format (Catapult, StatSports, among others) and those that are placed on the leg (as is the case of OLIVER).
The two types of football differ in many ways and are similar in others, but in this article we will focus on the physical aspects. In which one do players run the most? Which one is more intense? Which one is more physically challenging? All of this can be answered thanks to GPS technology, and today we are analysing every detail.
After the merger between UE Costa Brava and CF Badalona, Badalona Futur was born, a club that innovates in many aspects and is already making history. It incorporated OLIVER to measure all the metrics of the first team, in addition to enhancing performance and preventing injuries.
After using the traditional vests, Fundación Albacete, from the Women's Second Division, has incorporated OLIVER and is setting its sights on promotion to the top division of Spanish women's football. The club is looking to take advantage of the new generation of GPS technology, leaving behind the discomfort of the vests.
With his goals and skilful play, Hugo is already filling Sevilla fans with excitement. He recently became an OLIVER ambassador and got to know his football metrics via GPS technology, improving his performance while learning and having fun playing football. Meet Hugo Rodríguez, one to watch for the future!
Grassroots football is evolving more and more and so too are the tools helping future players. Meanwhile, Both clubs and institutions are working to be the best environments for these players to train. Some of these are UEFA, football federations of each country and technology companies. In addition, values are becoming more and more important in training. Read the following article to know how grassroots football is positioning itself for the coming years.
As many teams use GPS technology, OLIVER has a solution for players who want to know their metrics in depth. Boost performance, prevent injuries, challenge friends and much more. Find out all the details in the following article.
The club was born a little more than a year ago and thanks to its innovation it is already beginning to make a strong presence in Spanish women's football. Sport Extremadura, a club focused on women's and youth football, is 100% technological and is already setting trends. Find out why Sport Extremadura will be the talk of the town.
José Edmílson, World Cup winner with Brazil in 2002, has been using OLIVER for more than two years at Ska Brazil, the club he founded. In the following article, we interviewed the Brazilian legend about training football, technology, the World Cup in Qatar - and his predictions - and why they decided to add more OLIVER devices to the club's structure for next season.