This book includes all the papers presented at a second World Congress of Science and Football (Liverpool 1987) (Eindhoven).
Preface. Introduction. Science and Football: opening address. Physical fitness profiles of footballers. Physiology of training. Physiology of match-play. Match performance analysis in football. Match analysis: World Cup Soccer 1990. Psychological aspects of soccer skills. Paediatric science and football. Biomechanics. Medical aspects of football. Managing and coaching. Index.