Real-Time Soccer Team Monitoring for Indoor Training Using Wireless Local Area Network
Match congestion in elite soccer results in muscle fatigue and underperformance on the next coming game. Recently, researchers are proposing on monitoring soccer players using technology to overcome this problem. Existing monitoring systems that utilizes Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) is lacking. Most of the current monitoring systems use Global Positioning System (GPS); GPS is not accurate to use for indoor purposes. Therefore, in this work, WLAN monitoring system is proposed to be used for indoor soccer training. Each player has a sensor and the sensor is connected wirelessly to the Access Point (AP) for real-time data transmission. Data transmission for four scenarios which are standing, walking, jogging and running will be investigated in terms of packet delay and packet loss.
KeywordsIndoor Monitoring system Real-time data Soccer Training
The authors would like to thank all who contributed toward making this research successful. The authors wish to express their gratitude to Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Research Management Center (RMC) for the sponsorship, and Advanced Telecommunication Technology Research Group, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia for the financial support and advice for this project. (Vot number Q.J130000.2723.02K47).
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