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Bruno Sérgio Varanda Gonçalves

Assistant Professor (Proto-Department of Sport and Health)

Doctoral Degree: Doutoramento em Ciências do Desporto (Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro - 2017)
Master Degree: Mestrado em Ensino da Educação Física nos ensinos Básicos e Secundário (Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro - 2011)
Bachelor's Degree: Licenciatura em Educação física e Desporto Escolar (Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro - 2008)
Department of Sports and Health Assembly (Advisor)
Comissão Executiva e de Acompanhamento do Mestrado em Tecnologia no Desporto e na Saúde (Deputy)
CHRC - Comprehensive Health Research Centre (Integrated Member with doctorate)
Conselho Científico-Pedagógico da Escola de Saúde e Desenvolvimento Humano (Member)
Collective behaviour; performance enhancement; tracking systems; team sports.

  • Comprehensive Health Research Centre (CHRC), Universidade de Évora, Portugal

  • Portugal Football School, Portuguese Football Federation, Portugal

Fernandes, O., Gonçalves, B., Martin, J., Cortes, N. (2021). Effects of body mass index on segment coordination and joint variability in running. In R. Fernades, A. I. A. Medeiros, R. Garganta (Eds), New Studies on Anthropometry (Chapter 9). Hauppauge, NY, USA: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
Folgado, H., Bravo, J., Quintas, A., Raimundo, A., & Gonçalves, B. (2021). Relative Age Effect in Physical Fitness of South Portugal Students between 10 and 18 Years Old. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(11), 6092.
Gonçalves, B., Coutinho, D., Travassos, B., Brito, J., & Figueiredo, P. (2021). Match Analysis of Soccer Refereeing Using Spatiotemporal Data: A Case Study. Sensors, 21(7), 2541.
Mateus, N., Exel, J., Gonçalves, B. et al. Off-training physical activity and training responses as determinants of sleep quality in young soccer players. Sci Rep 11, 10219 (2021).
Pizarro D, Práxedes A, Travassos B, Gonçalves B, Moreno A. (2021). How Informational Constraints for Decision-Making on Passing, Dribbling and Shooting Change With the Manipulation of Small-Sided Games Changes in Futsal. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 2021. doi:10.1177/00315125211016350
Nunes, N. A., Gonçalves, B., Roca, A., & Travassos, B. (2021). Effects of numerical unbalance constraints on workload and tactical individual actions during ball possession small-sided soccer games across different age groups. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 1-13. doi:10.1080/24748668.2021.1903249
Canton, A., Torrents, C., Gonçalves, B., Ric, A., Salvioni, F., Exel, J., & Sampaio, J. (2021). The diagonal positioning of the goals modifies the external training load and the tactical behaviour of young football players. 135-144. doi:10.5114/biolsport.2021.102929
Pizarro, D., Práxedes, A., Travassos, B., Gonçalves, B., & Moreno Domínguez, A. (2021). Floaters as coach's joker? Effects of the floaters positioning in 3vs3 small-sided games in futsal. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 1-18.
Figueira, B., Gonçalves, B., Abade, E., Paulauskas, R., Masiulis, N., Kamarauskas, P., & Sampaio, J. (2021). Repeated Sprint Ability in Elite Basketball Players: The Effects of 10 × 30 m Vs. 20 × 15 m Exercise Protocols on Physiological Variables and Sprint Performance. Journal of Human Kinetics, 77, 181-189.
Gonçalves, B., Mendes, R., Folgado, H., Figueiredo, P., Travassos, B., Barros, H., . . . Brito, J. (2020). Using tracking data to measure the exposure to interpersonal contact: a tool to manage the impact of the Covid-19 quarantine in sport environments. Paper presented at the 1st chrc annual summit editorial, Évora.
Towlson, C., MacMaster, C., Gonçalves, B., Sampaio, J., Toner, J., MacFarlane, N., Barrett, S., Hamilton, A., Jack, R., Hunter, F., Myers, T., & Abt, G. (2020). The effect of bio-banding on physical and psychological indicators of talent identification in academy soccer players, Science and Medicine in Football, DOI: 10.1080/24733938.2020.1862419
Silva, N., Travassos, B., Gonçalves, B., Brito, J., & Abade, E. (2020). Pre-match Warm-Up Dynamics and Workload in Elite Futsal [Original Research]. 11(3259).
Ribeiro, J. N., Gonçalves, B., Coutinho, D., Brito, J., Sampaio, J., & Travassos, B. (2020). Activity Profile and Physical Performance of Match Play in Elite Futsal Players. Frontiers in Psychology, 11(1709).
Mateus, N.; Gonçalves, B.; Exel, J.; Esteves, P.; Sampaio, J. (2020). Short-term effects of adding 1-m wide to each side of the basketball court on youth players? performance. Cuadernos de Psicología del Deporte, 20(3), 82-94
Marcelino, R., Sampaio, J., Amichay, G., Gonçalves, B., Couzin, I. D., & Nagy, M. (2020). Collective movement analysis reveals coordination tactics of team players in football matches. Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 138, 109831.
Ferraz, R., Gonçalves, B., Coutinho, D., Oliveira, R., Travassos, B., Sampaio, J., & Marques, M. (2020). Effects of Knowing the Task?s Duration on Soccer Players? Positioning and Pacing Behaviour during Small-Sided Games. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17, 3843.
"Nunes, N. A., Gonçalves, B., Coutinho, D., & Travassos, B. (2020). How Numerical Unbalance Constraints Physical and Tactical Individual Demands of Ball Possession Small-Sided Soccer Games. Frontiers in Psychology, 11(1464).
Gonçalves, B.; Mendes, R.; Folgado, H.; Figueiredo, P.; Travassos, B.; Barros, H.; Campos-Fernandes, A.; Beckert, P.; Brito, J. Can Tracking Data Help in Assessing Interpersonal Contact Exposure in Team Sports during the COVID-19 Pandemic? Sensors 2020, 20, 6163.
Nunes, N. A., Gonçalves, B., Coutinho, D., Nakamura, F. Y., & Travassos, B. (2020). How playing area dimension and number of players constrain football performance during unbalanced ball possession games. International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching.
Li, Y., Ma, R., Gonçalves, B., Gong, B., Cui, Y., & Shen, Y. (2020). Data-driven team ranking and match performance analysis in Chinese Football Super League. Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 141, 110330. doi:

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