We look at ten ‘top players’ and compare their World Cup performances to their historical ones, determining whether – in Russia – they outperformed or underperformed vs their own standards. By… Russian matryoshkas: Historical vs World Cup performances
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… World Cup’s Top-11 and launch of SPR
We analyse two categories of midfielders, the playmakers and the assist-makers. Regarding the first group, Verratti (PSG) displays the highest number of accurate passes per match in Europe, while Arne… Masters of passes (2018 edition)
The Trio scored 4 out of 5 PSG goals on their debut together Outstanding performance from Neymar Heatmaps highlight some positioning issues A very good debut for the Trident! Saturday… PSG: Analysis of the Trident’s first match
Neymar’s ability to dribble and serve key passes is unmatched In the short-term Coutinho seems the most plausible replacement for O’Ney… …but with a long-term view, we would go for… Barça: After Neymar, Dembélé or Coutinho?