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News and analysis from the OptaPro team.

Looking forward to the @mcrfwf event on Monday with @soccerquant, Paul Simpson and @benlyt. Get tickets here: eventbrite.co.uk/e/manchester-f…. Trip. 4 Sep

Great use of advanced data to highlight European teams' tactical trends by @colinttrainor here: optasportspro.com/en/about/inter…. Pressed. 21 Aug

Some thoughts from @devinpleuler on the use of Game State as a predictive, analytical tool: optasportspro.com/about/optapro-…. Scoreline. 14 Aug

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BLOG: OptaPro in the MLS

How OptaPro is changing the beautiful game -an insight into how Opta data has changed the MLS.
Posted by Harley Lillywhite at 15:46

BLOG: Assessing the use of game state in predictive models

The data shows that whether a team is winning or losing affects the shots they take, but should game state be included in predictive models?
Posted by Devin Pleuler at 13:00

BLOG: Can Cook recover?

With calls for Alastair Cook to be dropped due to poor form, our cricket analysts look for precedents to a potential recovery.
Posted by Phil Oliver at 11:31
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NEWS: We're recruiting

We're looking for an OptaPro Marketing Coordinator
Posted by Simon Farrant at 18:05

BLOG: Throwing the Kitchen Sink. Efficiency of Half-Time substitutions.

How effective are half-time substitutions?
Posted by Devin Pleuler at 16:32