Mental Health –The Dark Side of the Premier League

 

A documentary film following Stoke City former footballer Vincent Péricard in his struggle with mental health in a captivating tale of survival. The film explores why many athletes, especially footballers, go into extreme depression and questions the roles of institutional support, public support and pressure caused by fans and media. The film features CSKA Sofia and Stoke City former footballer Mamady Sidibé. The sport psychologist, Martin Perry, and Harley Street Neurophysiologist and Psychiatrist, Dr Najmeldeen Al-Falahe.

  • Date: 2016
  • Category: Documentary
  • BROADCASTER: Al Araby TV
  • RUNNING TIME: 26:00 minutes