25 May 2016
A delegation from the Chinese Football Association visited The University of Salford on a fact finding mission, as they try to grow the game in their country.
18 May 2016
"Aston Villa's takeover by Chinese businessman Dr Tony Jiantong Xia is part of the country's bold vision to become the world's footballing super power, it has been claimed."
Prof Brady's new book 'Quiet Leadership: Winning Hearts, Minds and Matches' has been published by Waterstones.
"When it comes to football, China has been a perennial underachiever – with an under-performing national team and a league beset by corruption – but that could all be about to change, as Simon Chadwick writes."
26 December 2015
"Ian McHale, professor of sports analytics at the University of Salford, together with his colleague, Tarak Kharrat, has built SAM and one of the things it can do is predict the outcomes of football matches."
Professor Simon Chadwick on doping in athletics