João Brito is an exercise physiologist working in the Health and Performance Unit, Portuguese Football Federation. He is affiliated with the Portugal Football School, the research and development unit of the Portuguese Football Federation. He has previously worked as exercise physiologist in Aspetar – Qatar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, in Doha, Qatar. João received a PhD in Sport Sciences from the University of Porto in 2012. His research interests are focused on exercise physiology, injury prevention, strength and conditioning, and monitoring of training and game loads.