"Football Science" is an international (English) journal published by the Japanese Society of Science and Football. It begins as an online journal on September 1, 2004. The journal publishes new findings and applications related to sport performance and science centering on football and sends received information worldwide.
Jun 5, 2015 : “Comparative Analysis of Attack-related Game Aspects in the Japanese University Football League, Japanese J-League, and UEFA Champions League”.
May 20, 2015 : “Physical Characteristics of Collegiate Women’s Football Players”.
Apr 28, 2015 : “Physical Activity of Rugby Players Measured by Global Positioning System”.
Mar 24, 2015 : “Reference Values for the 3200-m Run Test on a Soccer Field for Players at the Adolescent Growth Spurt”.
Mar 17, 2015 : “The Comparison of Respiratory Functions in those with or without a Past Medical History of Bronchial Asthma during Soccer Games in Physical Education Classes under Cold Temperature”.
Mar 9, 2015 : “Characteristics of Goal-scoring Crosses in International Soccer Tournament”.
Fer 25, 2015 : “Agility Test for Rugby using Sidestep”.
Jan 16, 2015 : “Is it possible to improve collegiate soccer players’ jump ability? - A comparison of soccer and volleyball players’ jump height, arm swing, and body crouch in vertical and header jumps”.
Dec 9, 2014 : “Spectators’ Emotions during Live Sporting Events: Analysis of Spectators after the Loss of the Supported Team at the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup”.
Nov 28, 2014 : “Maturity and Intermittent Endurance in Male Soccer Players during the Adolescent Growth Spurt: A Longitudinal Study”.
Oct 24, 2014 : “Effects of Scouting Videos on Physiological and Psychological Responses during Motor Imagery in Football Players” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Sep 9, 2014 : “Does a Player whose Ball Juggling Skill is the Best shows the Best Ability in a Soccer Game?: A Consideration of the Validity of Skill Tests from a New Viewpoint keeping Utility in Mind” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Feb 17, 2014 : “The Causal Relationship between Dominant Region and Offense- Defense Performance - Focusing on the Time of Ball Acquisition” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Aug 1, 2013 : “Effects of Scouting Videos on Physiological and Psychological Responses during Motor Imagery in Football Players” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Jun 20, 2013 : “Development of a Self-perceived Soccer Competence Scale” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Feb 20, 2013 : “Relationship between Sprint Ability and Maturity in Elite and Sub-elite Pubescent Male Soccer Players” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Jan 15, 2013 : “Standing balance ability of Japanese collegiate rugby union players with past cervical injuries” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Oct 16, 2012 : “EPIDEMIOLOGY OF COLLEGIATE AMERICAN FOOTBALL INJURIES -LONGITUDINAL INJURY SURVEYLLANCE FOR 10 YEARS, 1999 THROUGH 2008-” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Aug 24, 2012 : “The Effects of BCAA Supplementation on Muscle Damage Following a Lower-Body Resistance Exercise Bout in Soccer Players” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Aug 1, 2012 : “A Study of Career Transitions on Professional Athletes: A Literature Overview” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Jun 26, 2012 : “The influence of short-term intensive dribbling training on ball skill” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
May 17, 2012 : “Game Aspects of Sevens Rugby at World Top-level in Recent Years: Examination through Comparison with Fifteen-a-side Rugby” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Mar 19, 2012 : “Characteristics of Physical Fitness for Field-based Team Sports Players in Terms of Energy Supply during Intermittent Sprint Exercise Test” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Mar 19, 2012 : “An Evaluation of Characteristics of J-League Players Using Data Envelopment Analysis” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Oct 6, 2011 : “Influence of Spectator Density and Stadium Arrangement on Home Games in the J. League” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Sep 30, 2011 : “Assessment of Soccer Referee Performance during Games” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Jul 27, 2011 : “Prediction of talent in youth soccer players: prospective study over 4-6 years” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Apr 26, 2010 : “The effectiveness of training for attack in soccer from the perspective of cognitive recognition during feedback of video analysis of matches” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Aug 19, 2009 : “Injury Characteristics in Japanese Collegiate Rugby Union through One Season” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Jun 6, 2009 : “Computational Analysis for Motions of Rugby Balls Interacting with Air Flows” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Mar 27, 2009 : “The Influence of Sliding Tackles on Italian National Team Defense -Game Analysis on Italian National Team in the Second Round of the 2006 FIFA World Cup-” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Mar 23, 2009 : “Changes in Muscle Hardness and Electromyographic Response for Quadriceps Muscle during Repetitive Maximal Isokinetic Knee Extension Exercise” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Feb 10, 2009 : “Effectiveness of Sliding Tackles in the First Round of the FIFA World Cup 2006” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Jan 27, 2009 : “Yo-Yo Intermittent Recovery Level 2 Test in Pubescent Soccer Players with Relation to Maturity Category” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Dec 16, 2008 : “Leaching of Heavy Metals from Infills on Artificial Turf by Using Acid Solution” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Nov 14, 2008 : “Biomechanical Differences Between Toe and Instep Kicking - Influence of Contact Area on the Coefficient of Restitution” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Aug 25, 2008 : “Biomechanical Profile of Danish Elite and Sub-elite Soccer Goalkeepers” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Jun 19, 2008 : “Kinematic and Electromyographic Analysis of Infront Curve Soccer Kick” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Mar 13, 2008 : “Effectiveness of FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking in Predicting the Results of FIFA World CupTM Finals” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Mar 11, 2008 : “Motion and EMG Analysis of Soccer-ball Heading for the Lateral Direction” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Feb 14, 2008 : “The Effects of Play Area Size as Task Constraints on Soccer Pass Skills” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Aug 8, 2007 : “Relationship between Aerobic Fitness and League Positional Ranking of Clubs in a Professional Soccer League over Three Competitive Seasons” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Apr 2, 2007 : “Fundamental Study on Physical Characteristics of Football Pitches” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Feb 5, 2007 : “Elegant and on the offense - Women's Football in Europe” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
Nov 27, 2006 : “Measurement of Tissue Hardness for Evaluating Flexibility of the Knee Extensor Mechanism” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
May 30, 2006 : “An Examination of Psychological Competitive Ability in Soccer Players - A Comparison between the Universiade Soccer Players of Japan and Korea -” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
May 8, 2006 : “Monitoring Heat Stress during Female Football Competition and Training in Hot Conditions” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
March 16, 2006 : “Turn-overs in Contact Situations in Rugby Football: The Effectiveness as Attacking Point and the Mechanism of Occurrence” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
June 16, 2005 : “Dynamic Causal Structure Analysis of Condition Fluctuation Factors in a Soccer Player” was published by the “Table of Contents”.
June 13, 2005 : “Effectiveness of Amendments of the Laws of the Game to the Goal Keeper in Soccer” was published by the “Table of Contents”.


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