Player Health & Safety

Player Health & Safety:

 

Players First provides resources to help clubs and coaches better ensure the health and safety of their players.

 

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Player’s Health: New study to examine soccer’s long-term health risks

In response to some of the recent eye-opening stories and research findings connecting soccer to serious long-term health effects, a new study – conducted by the Football Association and the Professional Footballers' Association in England – will seek to assess the prevalence and severity of degenerative brain diseases associated with playing soccer....