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Interpersonal coordination tendencies induce functional synergies through co-adaptation processes in team sports

ByPEDRO PASSOS, DUARTE ARAÚJO, BRUNO TRAVASSOS, LUIS VILAR

The use of measures that capture coordination in different levels of team sports, such as geometrical centres, inter-and intrateam interpersonal distances, relative velocities and angles between opponent players, as well as the network analysis, have been increasingly used to describe and explain coordination between performers in sport. This chapter summarizes the developments in this area of work.