Ricardo Ferraz holds a Ph.D. in Sport Sciences from the University of Beira Interior, Portugal, in 2016. He obtained his BSc in Sports and Physical Education from the Faculty of Sports of the University of Porto (Portugal) in 2006. He is a professor at the University of Beira Interior, teaching graduate, master, and doctoral students and recently he became a member of the Research Center of Sports Sciences, Health Sciences and Human Development (CIDESD). His main interest areas of research are sport physiology, psychophysiology, training control and performance evaluation in team sports. He is author of more than 50 documents, between books, book chapters, papers in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings.