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A showcase of some of the best data analysis from across the web.

.@penaltyblog showcases a new approach to visualise player statistics. Radar. 19 Jul

This @SportTechie article provides insight into the data-driven culture at the New York Mets. Plate. 13 Jul

.@FinerMargins has compiled and categorised links to useful football analytics resources. Comprehensive. 10 Jul

The latest #ThreeAtTheBack episode provides additional insight into sequence data & the possessions framework.…… 6 Jul

.@WillTGM builds on his #OptaProForum presentation with this in-depth article on fast attacks from deep. Counter. 4 Jul

Hosted by @Worville, this episode also features @GregorydSam and @jmyrharkins. Quants.… 4 Jul

PODCAST: This episode of #ThreeAtTheBack discusses & applies the new Opta possessions & sequences framework.…… 4 Jul

.@GregorydSam discusses his role and the wider OptaPro data science team at YSS Statistical Showcase 2017. Presente…… 30 Jun

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Central Winger: How to measure a player's influence through touches

An article by Devin Pleuler analysing the correlation between a players position on the pitch and their influence on the game.

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