Memorias de investigación
Research Publications in journals:
Self-perceptions of decision making competence in Spanish football players
Year:2014

Research Areas
  • Humanities

Information
Abstract
Background: It is known that competence to make decisions is a fundamental aspect of sport competition. Objective: This study has analyzed the decision profile of a sample of Spanish football players of different levels of expertise. Methods: 690 Spanish football players of national and international level completed the decision mak- ing questionnaire, which cover three dimensions ? perceived decision competence, decision anxiety and commit- ment with decision learning. MANCOVA and ANOVA analysis were carried out to analyse the differences in each dimension based on the level of expertise. Results: Results showed that perception of decision making competence increased and the anxiety decreased with the level of expertise. Conclusions: This study confirmed the usefulness of this questionnaire in the process of training for coaches and sport psychologists.
International
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JCR
No
Title
Acta Gymnica
ISBN
1213-8312
Impact factor JCR
Impact info
Volume
44
10.5507/ag.2014.008
Journal number
2
From page
77
To page
83
Month
SIN MES
Ranking
Participants
  • Autor: Luis Miguel Ruiz Perez UPM
  • Autor: Miriam Palomo Nieto Faculty of Physical Culture, Palacký University,
  • Autor: Virginia García Coll Facultad de Ciencias del Deporte, Toledo
  • Autor: Jose Antonio Navia Manzano UPM
  • Autor: Francisco Javier Miñano Espin UPM
  • Autor: Rudolf Psotta aculty of Physical Culture, Palacký University,

Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Departamento: Deportes