Why men stay down 30 seconds longer than women after a foul

23 Ott 2020

Sports discipline: Soccer

Production company: Deutsche Welle

GERMANY 2020, 17 min

Director: Thomas Lemmer

Producer: Dagmar Engel, Matthias Frickel

On average, female football players pick themselves up 30 seconds faster than male players after being fouled. These 30 seconds tell us a lot about the male and female psyches, about biology, the development of humankind, and our culture. Thirty seconds that explain why we are how we are.