Following the increasing importance of new technologies in football to collect possibly large amounts of data related to the performance and well-being of football players, FIFA and FIFPRO have agreed to identify and develop standards and best practices for the collection, protection and use of personal player-performance data based on the GDPR and Swiss Law.
Terms and Conditions
FIFA and FIFPRO develop standards on management of personal player performance data
Use of volumetric and biometric player data in professional football
The use of volumetric player data and artificial intelligence in the football industry requires the direct agreement of players and collective safeguards
New data published on workload in women's football and COVID disruption
FIFPRO has launched a new free-to-access data platform that monitors match schedules and the workload of players across different competitions.
Petr Cech: "I played for a year and a half with two broken shoulders"
When a football player lies injured on the turf the pain can be hard to bear. By Laurie Bell.
Sarah Gregorius discusses stop-start women's football schedule
In an interview, FIFPRO's Sarah Gregorius discusses the first flash report about women’s football based on data from the FIFPRO Player Workload Monitoring (PWM) platform.
Player Workload: FIFPRO and KPMG Football Benchmark to create monitoring platform
FIFPRO and the Football Benchmark practice of KPMG have signed a three-year cooperation agreement to create a new cutting-edge platform that will monitor the workload of professional footballers.
From professional player to helping players professionally
FIFPRO spoke with Chris Higgins who, alongside his playing career, is also working at PFA Scotland as player development manager.
About FIFPRO Player Workload Monitoring Tool
The FIFPRO Player Workload Monitoring tool combines scientific knowledge with data insights to monitor player workload and match scheduling across different competitions.
Unveiling football's Global Player Council
FIFPRO is launching a Global Player Council to strengthen the role of professional footballers in shaping their industry at an international level.