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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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ESPN-hosted panel discussion - Analytics in Soccer

What role can analytics play in football? The panel at the 2012 Sloan Sports Analytics Conference explores this debate, and addresses the commonly held misperception that football can't be analysed in the same way as other sports.

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Getting into sports analytics

OptaPro data scientist Sam Gregory discusses his thoughts and personal experience on breaking into the sports analytics industry.

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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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How costly are missed penalties?

In an EPL season that has been notable for the number of penalty chances spurned, Omar Chaudhuri looks at how this has affected overall results and related league standings.

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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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