Thursday June 13, 2013
Following on the insightful Sam Green analysis on shooting, this paper investigates shooting attempts at big-5 league level since 2009/10. The goal is to determine to what extent shots and goals are correlated to club results in each of the five major European leagues over the four last seasons.
Thursday May 23, 2013
How do passing games differ in England and Spain?
Tuesday May 21, 2013
News about the launch event for Chris Anderson and David Sally's book, 'The Numbers Game'.
Wednesday May 1, 2013
This paper by Drs Loïc Ravenel and Raffaele Poli of the CIES Football Observatory analyses the score of big-5 league matches since the season 2003/04, both full-time and half-time.
Thursday April 18, 2013
Opta is delighted to announce Devin Pleuler as the latest addition to our advanced analytics team.