António Manuel Marques de Sousa Alves Lopes
António Lopes received is diploma degree in Physical Education and Sports in 2005, from Lusófona University and the Ph.D degree, with honors, from INEFC - Lleida University. He is an assistant professor at Physical Education and Sports Faculty in Lusófona University in Portugal, lecturing in Applied Informatics, Handball, Training Methodology (undergratued courses), Supervising in High Performance Sport, Games Analysis (master in Football, master in Sports Training and doctor courses). He collaborates with international research groups CIDESD, MASI group - Methodology for the analysis of social interaction. He's also an invited researcher for several international projects. His research interest is performance analysis, related to team tactical behavior, using both categorical and continuous data.
As coach he has the handball Level IV/Master Coach Portuguese license and has the EHF Master Coach Pro License. He has also the Prozone PA level 3.