.@TiagoEstv uses Opta data in this article for @StatsBomb, in which he assesses upcoming prospects in @ligaportugaltwitter.com/i/web/status/9… 11 Dec

OptaPro's data scientist @Worville will be speaking at the 'Getting your Data skills noticed - Data Science and Vis… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 6 Dec

.@EuanDewar uses Opta data to dissect and discuss Atlético Madrid’s attack this season. bit.ly/1Hnj29V. Ailing. 4 Dec

.@jair1970 writes a 12-game Premier League shot analysis, focusing on teams’ performances in relation to previous s… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 27 Nov

.@OptaPro will host a panel tomorrow at #SAC17 with @soccerquant, Ben Stevens (@CPFC head of performance analysis)… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 23 Nov

.@EuanDewar and @EveryTeam_Mark co-author this data-driven article that explores Manchester City's impressive start… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 23 Nov

The latest #ThreeAtTheBack episode outlines further information on @scout7football becoming part of OptaPro.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 17 Nov

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NEWS: OptaPro's Tom Worville to speak at Data Science and Visualisation event

Opta and OptaPro data scientist Tom Worville will be speaking at the ‘Getting your data skills noticed – Data Science and Visualisation’ ...

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NEWS: OptaPro to host panel at Sports Analytics World Series event

OptaPro will be hosting a panel at the Sports Analytics World Series event, held at KPMG offices in London on Friday 24th November.

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PODCAST: Scout7 becomes part of OptaPro

This latest episode features Head of OptaPro Ben Mackriell alongside Scout7 MD Lee Jamison.

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BLOG: How we assign credit in football

Sam Gregory shares an approach that quantifies player involvement in build-up beyond traditional statistics.

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NEWS: OptaPro's Tom Worville to speak at Data Science and Visualisation event

Opta and OptaPro data scientist Tom Worville will be speaking at the ‘Getting your data skills noticed – Data Science and Visualisation’ ...

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NEWS: OptaPro to host panel at Sports Analytics World Series event

OptaPro will be hosting a panel at the Sports Analytics World Series event, held at KPMG offices in London on Friday 24th November.

Read more

PODCAST: Scout7 becomes part of OptaPro

This latest episode features Head of OptaPro Ben Mackriell alongside Scout7 MD Lee Jamison.

Read more

BLOG: How we assign credit in football

Sam Gregory shares an approach that quantifies player involvement in build-up beyond traditional statistics.

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Liga NOS talents: beyond the big three

Tiago Estêvão uses Opta data in this article for StatsBomb, in which he assesses upcoming prospects in the Primeira Liga.

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Manchester City: Powered up under Pep

Writing for StatsBomb, Euan Dewar (@EuanDewar) and Mark Thompson (@EveryTeam_Mark ) co-author this analytical article that explores Manchester City's impressive start to the Premier League season.

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Behind the scenes with the Derby County analysis team

Head of performance analysis Joe Carnall leads this video tour that goes behind the scenes with the performance analysis team at Derby County Football Club.

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Q&A with Ben Falk, former VP of Basketball Strategy for the Sixers & Basketball Analytics Manager for the Blazers

Hosted on Reddit, this AMA with Ben Falk covers a host of issues across applying data and analytics in an elite sport environment, as well as offering advice to those looking to enter the industry.

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NESSIS talk by Devin Pleuler

The Toronto FC Manager of Analytics delivers a presentation at the New England Symposium, focusing on opposition analysis and providing data driven tactical insight.

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Under pressure

Writing for StatsBomb, Will Gürpinar-Morgan applies a pass probability model to assess the difficulty in completing a pass and compares this to passing outcomes at team level.

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"Here at Toronto FC, we use Opta and their services extensively for opposition analysis, player evaluation, and international scouting. The wide soccer platform that we’ve built atop of their data has augmented our existing decision-making processes with objective and valuable performance measurements."
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Devin Pleuler
Manager of Analytics,
Toronto FC