Goalkeeper Expected Saves in Argentina Primera 2016-17

My previous post presented my Expected Saves model, and I thank everyone for the response and interest when I tweeted it a few days ago.  In this post I’ll apply this model to goalkeeper performance in the previous Primera División championship in Argentina.This analysis takes DataFactory’s match event data from the tournament and calculates expected […]

Which players have been most influential in Argentina’s Primera División 2016-17?

In addition to expected goals, passing network analysis has become a key element in soccer analytics.  I’ve written about network analysis in a couple of Paper Discussions, but haven’t gotten around to exploring the concepts on data from a football competition.  I’ll start now with an analysis of which players were most influential in the […]