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A data-driven analysis exploring the tactical approaches of Arsène Wenger, Rafael Benitez and Tony Pulis. Manager. twitter.com/OptaPro/status… 21 Jan

.@jair1970’s in-depth analysis in this @StatsBomb article explores Mesut Özil’s role and contribution. bit.ly/1Hnj29V. Creator. 18 Jan

NEWS: @MiamiDolphins Director of Analytics Dennis Lock will deliver the guest talk at the 2017 #OptaProForum. bit.ly/2iCb2ZM. Fin. 17 Jan

NEWS: Dennis Lock, Director of Analytics at @MiamiDolphins, to deliver the guest talk at the #OptaProForum.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 17 Jan

Vacancy: @NorwichCityFC are recruiting a first team performance analyst. Application deadline is 16th Jan. bit.ly/2jel3Rt. Job. 11 Jan

Expected Goal leaderboard: @premierleague. Veteran. https://t.co/E1zyOgvhxN 9 Jan

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Is there a hole in Mesut Özil?

Writing for StatsBomb, James Yorke provides an in-depth statistical analysis exploring Mesut Özil’s creativity and underlying performance.

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A mathematical approach to evaluating footballers

Martin Eastwood (@penaltyblog) provides a written version of his OptaPro Analytics Forum presentation from February 2016.

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Northants' T20 nous a tribute to Moneyball approach

ESPNCricinfo provides an in-depth overview of Northants’ statistical approach to approaching T20 cricket in contrast to different forms of the game.

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Double Pivot Podcast

This episode of Double Pivot (@DoublePivotPod), a podcast hosted by Michael Caley and Mike Goodman, includes an in-depth analysis on quantifying defensive style and performance.

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Forget everything you think you know about goal kicks

Jared Young, writing for American Soccer Analysis, offers an in-depth analysis of whether long goal kicks are beneficial in Major League Soccer.

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Measuring dribbling skill

Nils Mackay draws on Tom Worville’s OptaPro analysis on ‘Carries’ in this latest article looking at ball progression.

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