Football Medicine & Performance Publication
SUMMER 2020 – OUT NOW
In Conversation With… Andy Massey, Medical Director, FIFA
Multidisciplinary Teams in Football: Conflict’s Role in Transformation
Michael Williams, Neil Gibson, Robert McCunn, Craig Maitland
The Application of Injury Prevention Programmes in Professional Football
Beyond the First 11: Keeping Non-starting Players Fit in Professional Football
Dr Liam Anderson
Factors to Consider When Integrating Multi-Disciplinary Teams within high- Performance Sports organisations
Dr Oliver Finlay
Shoe-Surface Interaction and ACL Injury in Football
Dr Athol Thomson
Football Visualisation: Capturing Chaos and Cultivating Context
Dr Paul Bradley, Mr Wonwoo Ju, Mr Andy Laws, Dr Antonio Gomez-Diaz, Dr Andres Martin-Garcia and Dr Mark Evans
Anatomy Illustrations by Dr Amal Hassan
Dr Amal Hassan
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.
CO-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.
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.
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 Shafik
Dr Andrew Shafik is an NHS doctor based in the North East. He is currently carrying out work with the British Journal of Sports Medicine and Newcastle United FC Academy.
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).