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In order to abate the high risk of injuries in football, FIFA's Medical Assessment and Research Centre (FMARC
) has developed a neuromuscular injury-prevention programme, referred to as FIFA 11+, to help reduce the incidence of injuries in football (F-MARC, 2013).
The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), as the international governing body, created FIFA's Medical Assessment and Research Centre (FMARC
) in 1994 to investigate and to prevent football-associated risks to players' health.
The adoption by the Federation Internationale de Football Association Medical Assessment and Research Centre (FMARC
) of an international consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures has allowed an objective recording of the epidemiology of male adult football during the last decade (Fuller et al., 2006; Hagglund et al., 2005).