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VACANCY: Norwich City are recruiting a senior first team performance analyst. bit.ly/2K3lgkz. Canary. #ncfc 10 hours ago

GUEST BLOG: @GarryGelade showcases a new data-driven approach to inform how we evaluate players in 1v1 situations.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 18 Apr

The latest episode of Three At The Back sees @Wolves Sporting Director Kevin Thelwell discuss his role in detail, s… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 17 Apr

PODCAST: #WWFC Sporting Director Kevin Thelwell is the guest on this latest episode of #ThreeAtTheBack.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 16 Apr

WATCH: @thewonderofmu delivers an #OptaProForum presentation analysing how teams concede chances.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 12 Apr

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VIDEO: Joel Salamon presents at the OptaPro Analytics Forum

Joel explores the characteristics of players who received minutes earlier in their careers.
Posted by Joel Salamon at 00:00

NEWS: OptaPro to attend Sloan Analytics Conference

OptaPro will be in attendance at this year's MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.
Posted by Ryan Bahia at 00:00

BLOG: A new way to assess aerial performance

Todd Kingston applies the Elo rating system to assessing aerial ability in Major League Soccer.
Posted by Todd Kingston at 00:00

VIDEO: Dean Oliver delivers guest talk at OptaPro Forum

Footage of Dean Oliver’s OptaPro Analytics Forum guest talk.
Posted by Dean Oliver at 00:00

NEWS: OptaPro Presents at FIFA Master

OptaPro represented in the FIFA Master Course at the SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan.
Posted at 12:00