FOOTBALL ANALYTICS

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Juventus under coach Pirlo

Juventus will be one of the most interesting teams to watch in Europe this season. The main reason for our excitement is the leap of faith taken by the top

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Juventus under coach Pirlo

Juventus will be one of the most interesting teams to watch in Europe this season. The main reason for our excitement is the leap of faith taken by the top

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AZ Alkmaar: Creating Success Through Data Analytics

As a case-study, AZ Alkmaar proves that logical thinking and a rationale vision could be a winning formula, also when applied to football. Further, it reminds us of the growing importance of data analytics in the Beautiful Game, a sport that many believed to be too difficult to be analysed. What FC Liverpool, AZ, FC Midtjylland and a few other teams are accomplishing with the help of data analysis should inspire many other football clubs, at all levels. Thirdly, player development could drastically improve with the right quantity and quality of information.

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The evolution of Bruno Fernandes

Today’s Supertaça against Benfica could represent a farewell match for Sporting CP’s Bruno Fernandes. In the 2018/19 Primeira Liga, Bruno Fernandes captained the Leões to the third place, displaying outstanding performances: playing as

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World Cup’s Top-11 and launch of SPR

We introduce Soccerment Performance Ratings (‘SPR’), an algorithm-driven system aimed at offering a rigorous and unbiased view regarding the performance of football players. What better way to launch SPRs, than

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Wonderkids: Houssem Aouar

Houssem Aouar (Olympique Lyonnais) is without doubt one of the most promising young French footballers. We find him to be a versatile attacking midfielder, with good stats in terms of

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Wonderkids: Federico Chiesa

Federico Chiesa is one of the most divisive young players in Italy and a particularly interesting case of study: while his physical development so far has been very good and

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Wonderkids: James Maddison

A free-kick specialist, Leicester’s James Maddison (22) is doing more than well in his first Premier League season: to date, he has scored 6 goals and completed 6 assists in

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The Football Analytics
Handbook

A few years ago, some football clubs (Liverpool, AZ Alkmaar, Brentford), have embraced data analytics and are now starting to greatly benefit from it. Many, now sceptical about the importance of data in football – or soccer if you prefer – will soon follow.

If you’d like to know more about how data analytics is transforming football, download our Football Analytics Handbook: it’s free!

Read it, forward it to your friends and help us with our mission: accelerating the adoption of data analytics in football.

OUR MISSION IS TO ACCELERATE THE ADOPTION OF DATA ANALYTICS IN FOOTBALL

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