With the international break over, it’s a good time to look at the major European leagues to see who are over- and underperforming as we enter the final quarter of the season.
Major League Soccer has some characteristics that make it different from other professional soccer leagues around the world. So which paths into the league have yielded the greatest success? We look in the numbers of the last five seasons to find out.
In the second of the two-part series, I give my thoughts on the rest of my experience at the 2013 SSAC.
In the first of a two-part series, I revisit the Soccer Analytics forum at this year’s MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.
As most of you found out this afternoon, I wasn’t able to liveblog the Soccer Analytics panel on the site because of connectivity issues in the main venue. I did take notes of the discussions in the Soccer Analytics panel and I’m reproducing them here. Tweet Vote on HN
For what it’s worth, I finally got online and the Soccer Analytics panel is three-quarters gone. I am adding the summary later, but I’ll liveblog the remainder, for what it’s worth. Tweet Vote on HN
In the last post of the multi-part preview of the 2013 MIT SSAC, I look at the panel for the Soccer Analytics forum.
Continuing the multi-part preview of the 2013 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, I look at the Evolution of Sport session for a soccer analytics perspective.
In the first of a multi-part preview of the 2013 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, I take a look at the eight finalists of the Research Paper Competition.
Tom Markham has done some insightful research on manager sackings in the English game. We talk to him about his various research projects in our Soccermetrics Interview series.