Soccer and Society in Modern Asia

Shanghai, China
05/11/2016 13:44

The Shanghai University of Sport will host a conference about Soccer in Modern Asia from 22nd to 24th October, 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The conference will address the following topics:

 

  • History of soccer in Asia
  • Mass participation in soccer
  • Professionalisation and commercialisation of elite soccer
  • Government policies towards soccer development
  • Recent cases of gambling and corruption around professional soccer leagues
  • The economic and cultural impact of soccer, especially the World Cup, on Asian countries

 

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