Efthymios Kyprianou, was born in Limassol Cyprus. He holds a Sports Science degree from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and an MSc in Sports Coaching & Management from Kingston University, London. He is currently a PhD Candidate at John Moores Liverpool university. Efthymios also holds a UEFA A’ coaching diploma. He is a professional Sport Scientist and Strength & Conditioning Coach, mainly focusing on soccer. He has been working for years with major clubs and teams, such as the Cyprus National Soccer Team, AEL FC, Apollon Limassol FC and Apollon Ladies FC. He is currently working as a soccer physiologist for Aspire Academy and the Qatar Football Association. His research area emphasizes on testing and monitoring soccer players in relation to maximizing their performance.