Whenever IC Thistle are victorious over Celtic, I’m forced to post the greatest headline in football reporting history.
A journo’s dream.
The sport finally has data. Now the question is what to do with it. That puts soccer in a unique position, because unlike any other mainstream sport, the distribution of statistics and the analysis…
Valid points raise here - Data is only valuable if you know what to do with it. Just sprouting numbers might make you sound smart but all those stats you see and read about…are they really useful?
I work with data and analytics a lot and you see sometimes vanity metrics which are nice to look at but don’t give you much insights. The challenge is always to identify which are the numbers that matter that really power the reasons behind a particular performance so you can learn from it.
Legends of the Barclays Premier League - Tony… by antonis_tsir I watched this earlier today. Thought it was quite poignant as he recounted his highs and lows. And it’s quite apparent the respect his teammates had for him despite the difficulties he went through.
Am I the only one who thinks a football simulator game where you can be the agent might turn out to be pretty interesting?
What do you think?
Let down by Manchester City players.
Matic popped up with a goal that made him my top player in round 3.
Chambers has been a rock. Him and Vlaar.
Can’t wait for the league to start so I can catch up with my points.