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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 180353, 5 pages
Relationship between Nutrition Knowledge and Physical Fitness in Semiprofessional Soccer Players
1Department of Physical and Cultural Education, Hellenic Army Academy, 16672 Athens, Greece
2Exercise Physiology Laboratory, 18450 Nikaia, Greece
3Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, University of Athens, 17237 Athens, Greece
Received 20 January 2014; Revised 3 July 2014; Accepted 11 July 2014; Published 21 July 2014
Academic Editor: Lawrence M. Lewis
Copyright © 2014 P. T. Nikolaidis and E. Theodoropoulou. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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