Football Medicine & Performance Publication
SUMMER 2021 – OUT NOW
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Season Reflection on Academy Football After the COVID-19 Pandemic
Alex Stefanakis MSCP
In a Spin? The Impact of the Dr Richard Freeman Decision on Cycling and the Wider Sporting Environment
Sallie Bennett-Jenkins QC
Introducing Performance Analysis: An Objective Science
Dr. Andrew D. Butterworth
‘Breakthrough’ Wellness Device Helped Maguire Get Fit For Euros – ProMotion
Pearls and Pitfalls in Treating Athletes with Core Muscle Injuries
Alexander Poor MD, James P Villamere MD & William C Meyers MD
Hamstring Injury Prevention in Soccer Players: a Current Narrative Review Clément Sansonnet, Patrice Marine, Jean Mazeas, Maude Traullé & Florian Forelli
Developments in the Diagnosis of Concussion in Sport: Where are we Heading?
Dr Patrick O’Halloran
Barriers to participating in Football with Type 1 Diabetes
LightForce® Case Study Feature
Luton Town Football Club – Simon Parsell
What is the Role of Biomechanical Analysis During Testing and RTP Decision Making After ACL Reconstruction?
From Non-League to the Premier League and Back Again: Using Lessons Learnt to Inform an ACLR Rehabilitation Case Study – Part One Mark Armitage
Pitchside immediate care with Dr Jonny Gordon – Transcribed by Dr Lewis Whybrow
SENIOR EDITOR – Sean Carmody
Dr Sean Carmody is a medical doctor working within the NHS and with Queens Park Rangers FC. He is also Secretary of the FA Medical Society.
SENIOR EDITOR – Dr Fadi Hassan
Dr Fadi Hassan is a West Midlands based medical doctor working within the NHS and with Birmingham City Football Club Academy.
SENIOR EDITOR – Dr Andrew Shafik
Dr Andrew Shafik is a medical doctor working within the NHS and as Lead Academy Doctor at Millwall FC. He is also Assistant Secretary of the FA Medical Society and carries out work for the British Journal of Sports Medicine and Football Research Group.
Dr Manroy Sahni
Aston Villa FC Academy
Dr Manroy Sahni is a medical doctor working within the NHS and at Aston Villa FC Academy.
Dr Andrew Butterworth
University of Derby
Dr. Andrew Butterworth is an applied performance analyst, working with a range of different sports to provide analytical support. He is also a senior lecturer & programme leader at the University of Derby.
Academy Sports Scientist
Paris Saint Germain FC
Matthew Brown is currently the academy sports scientist at Paris Saint Germain F.C and is also a PhD candidate in collaboration with the French National Institute of Sport Expertise and Performance (INSEP).
Connie Briggs works as a Specialist MSK Physiotherapist in Central London and Academy Physiotherapist at Tottenham Hotspur FC.
Lead Sports Scientist
Frankie Hunter is the Lead Sport Scientist at Middlesbrough Football Club. Frankie has previously held roles at Hull City and Southampton.
Dr Nirmala Perera
University of Oxford
Dr Nirmala Perera is a postdoctoral fellow based at the University of Oxford. Her research is focused on injury surveillance and optimising implementation of injury prevention programmes in youth sports, with a special interest in the female athlete.