Friday August 30, 2013
Devin Pleuler analyses the nature of possession and how certain teams use it.
Tuesday July 9, 2013
Some possessions are meandering treatises on the premise of slowly coaxing the opposition out of a disciplined shape. Other possessions are break-neck attempts to exploit a fleeting weakness. The rest of possessions reside in a limbo between these two extremes; not so fast that you're tripping over your own feet, but fast enough that you can still exploit open space. In this article, we will dig into this middling rate of play.
Friday February 8, 2013
Our ongoing work into the revaluation of possession can now tell us not only how much time each team has had the ball, it also allows us to look at what teams have been doing – and which players have been doing it – in greater detail than ever before.
Monday January 28, 2013
The first in a series of analytical blogs by a research team from New York's Columbia University.
Friday January 18, 2013
An analytical look at how Loic Remy can help QPR.