Table 2

Results from the Poisson regression analyses showing the seasonal change in hamstring injury incidence between the 2014/15 and 2021/22 seasons

% Annual change95% CIP value
 Hamstring injury incidence6.7%(1.7 to 12.5)0.009
 Hamstring injury burden9.0%(1.2 to 18.3)0.024
Match play
 Hamstring injury incidence3.9%(0.1 to 7.9)0.045
 Hamstring injury burden6.2%(−0.5 to 15.0)0.116
  • Results are expressed as the annual % change with 95% CI. Positive values represent an increasing trend and negative values a decreasing trend.