After a brief international break, club football is back on the menu this weekend. Using data and insights from our analytics platform, xvalue.ai, we have picked out three massive matches to watch out for.
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All five of Europe’s top men’s leagues have kicked off for the 2023/24 season, so our weekly column can get in full swing now. Using data and insights from our analytics platform, xvalue.ai, we have picked out three matches that stood out.
Ball progression and chance creation are key phases of play in football, which can be achieved in several ways. In this article, we introduce a new metric which quantifies a… One-twos: a new metric for associative ball progression and chance creation
Gegenpressing, or counterpressing, is now a well-established strategy in many possession-based teams. To capture this aspect of the game, we introduce a new metric, called Gegenpressing Intensity (GPI), which measures… Introducing Gegenpressing Intensity (GPI)
Pressing is a fundamental part of many teams’ game plan in modern football. At the same time, it is difficult to measure it accurately using event data. While PPDA is… Measuring pressing success: Buildup Disruption Percentage (BDP)
League football is back after an intense international break. Time for recapping what has happened so far in the European top 5 competitions. We have analysed them using our advanced… Top 5 leagues through the “xLenses”