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In his debut blog for OptaPro, data scientist @WillTGM analyses central defender passing trends in the Premier Leag… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 17 Jan

VACANCY - we are recruiting a data scientist, who will work across @OptaPro & @OptaSuit. Opportunity. performgroup.com/careers/data-s… 16 Jan

Fantastic to have @WillTGM join the team. We'll be publishing Will's first blog for OptaPro this week, which explor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 14 Jan

Valuing passes – @GarryGelade considers how passing performance can be evaluated using a Pass Reward model. Vision. optasportspro.com/about/interest… 10 Jan

Ben provides some examples of how this phases of play work can effectively be applied, with a specific focus on the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 9 Jan

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BLOG: Passing out at the back

OptaPro data scientist Will Gürpinar-Morgan shares his debut blog for OptaPro, clustering centre-back passing in the Premier League.
Posted by Will Gürpinar-Morgan at 00:00

NEWS: Mike Fitzgerald of Arizona Diamondbacks to deliver guest talk at 2019 OptaPro Analytics Forum

Director of Research and Development at MLB’s Arizona Diamondbacks, will deliver the guest talk at the 2019 Forum.
Posted by Andy Cooper at 00:00

NEWS: OptaPro publishes 2018 NWSL regular season review

Detailed top-flight analysis from domestic US women's football is available now.
Posted by Andy Cooper at 00:00
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BLOG: 12 of the best in 2018

OptaPro looks back at some of the most innovative, thought-provoking and engaging pieces of work from the past 12 months.
Posted by Ryan Bahia at 00:00
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News: OptaPro Analytics Forum 2019 presentations announced

The six presentations and three posters have been confirmed ahead of the 2019 OptaPro Forum.
Posted by Ryan Bahia at 00:00