Analytics in the world of the Beautiful Game

“It’s unbelievable how much you don’t know about the game you’ve been playing all your life.” – Mickey Mantle, baseball legend Data Mining and Analytics have taken the whole world by storm, as people and companies are trying to decipher hidden patterns to capitalize on and predict the twists and turns that would occur in their wildly volatile environments. The use of these new and fast developing tools has not been left out in the world of association football or soccer, as it is known in a few countries. On September 1, 2015, the footballing community and millions of football … Continue reading Analytics in the world of the Beautiful Game