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■ For a while now, Premier League coaches have been strapping trackers to their thoroughbreds to measure training performance and prevent injuries. Catapult’s Playr system, aimed at Sunday league players and five-a-side warriors, finally brings elite-level insights to a green rectangle near you.

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