Sports Analytics Innovation Summit
March 22, 2018, London
Professional Game Match Officials
Francis is a Sports Physiologist for the Professional Game Match Officials in English Football. Francis oversees 400 referees and assistant referees from the Premier League through to the National League Conference, tasked with preparing the officials to cope with the demands of the modern game and for the game of the future. Francis provides them with support across the whole Physical performance spectrum and with this expertise he will raise the question, "How fit do you need to be to referee?"