Comparison of Emotional Intelligence among Beginner Soccer players and Advance soccer players

biswajit sardar


The present study was an attempt to find out difference between beginner and advance soccer players in their emotional intelligence. To accomplish the objective of the study 100 soccer players having equal number of beginner and advance were randomly drawn from the L.N.I.P.E, Gwalior. Emotional intelligence scale developed by Thimgujam and Ram (1999) was applied to collect the data. ‘t’ test was applied to found out mean difference between beginner and advance soccer players. The results indicated that there is higher level of emotional intelligence among the Advance and Beginners Soccer players


Emotional Intelligence, Beginner soccer players and Advance soccer players

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Article published in international journal of sports sciences and physical education, Volume&issue-1.1st July 2010 ISSN0972-2752

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