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Soccer talk: Immigrant Players, Status and the English Premier League

Thursday, March 23, at 4:30 p.m. in Elliott University Center, Cone Ballroom C,  Dr. Richard Elliot will give a talk titled “Winning the Global War for Talent: Immigrant Players, Status and the English Premier League”.

Elliot is associate professor and head of Football Performance and Participation in the School of Sport, Health and Social Sciences at Southampton Solent University, UK. He is also director of the Lawrie McMenemy Centre for Football Research.

The event has been organized by faculty members Ignacio López, Alejandro Hortal and Felipe Troncoso (the team behind the LLC 120 course on how soccer explains the world), and sponsored by the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, the Bryan School of Business and Economics, the School of Health and Human Sciences, the International and Global Studies Program and the UNCG Department of Intercollegiate Athletics.