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Modelling age-related changes in executive functions of soccer players

  title={Modelling age-related changes in executive functions of soccer players},
  author={Vincent Chin and Adam Beavan and J. Fransen and J. Mayer and R. Kohn and L. Ryan and S. Sisson},
The widespread popularity of soccer across the globe has turned it into a multi-billion dollar industry. As a result, most professional clubs actively engage in talent identification and development programmes. Contemporary research has generally supported the use of executive functions – a class of neuropsychological processes responsible for cognitive behaviours – in predicting a soccer player’s future success. However, studies on the developmental evolution of executive functions have… Expand

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