Category Archives: Football
My model now gives Brazil odds of >1/3 that they will win the World Cup.
With the end of the group stage of the World Cup we’ve lost half of the teams and it’s time to update our predictions.
Quick update on the World Cup model following the 2nd round of group fixtures.
Following the end of the first round of the World Cup group stage let’s see how the model is doing and how the predictions have changed.
The World Cup is almost upon us and so it’s time to make some predictions…
The lineup for the 2018 FIFA World Cup is now complete, and the teams have been sorted into pots ahead of the group stage draw on December 1st. All draws are not equally likely, so what teams is your team … Continue reading
How does a countries mean transfer spend relate to its UEFA coefficient?
No, this post isn’t 15 years late, Rio Ferdinand really did cost “more” than Paul Pogba…
I’ll get straight to the point, on average the first Premier League manager is sacked after 77 days.
About a year ago I wrote a post examining the data when Rooney become England’s highest ever goal scorer. Now he has become the most capped outfield player I thought I should update the stats.