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Match preview: Arsenal versus Chelsea

9/23/2016 | SciSports

After five weeks of football in the Premier League, Manchester City is currently leading the table with a perfect score, two points ahead of surprising number two Everton. Not far behind are Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal and Chelsea. The latter two will face each other this Saturday, which will be their 159th league meeting. SciSports took a look at both London teams and produced the following preview.

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Heracles Almelo extends contract with SciSports

9/19/2016 | SciSports

Almelo, 18 September 2016 – Heracles Almelo has extended the contract with football data intelligence company SciSports today. Since 2014, the Eredivisie club uses the data delivered by SciSports for more precise scouting of players. The collaboration will now be expanded. Heracles is the first club in the world that is equipped with the innovative BallJames, which automatically generates data from video images of the matches in the Polman Stadion.

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Analysis: Feyenoord - Manchester United

9/18/2016 | SciSports
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SciSports goes Silicon Valley - Blog 5: Faster than a rollercoaster

9/16/2016 | SciSports

Buddy Holly used to sing in his fantastic voice “Every day, it’s a getting closer. Going faster than a rollercoaster”. Silicon Valley is just like the rollercoaster that Buddy Holly sang about. This morning started very early, as we had a trip to Mountain View. Every big company has its own Venture Firm that invests in startups and today we would join some of the biggest technology centers in the world.

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The Content Scout - Week 36

9/9/2016 | SciSports

Welcome at 'The Content Scout', on this channel we share the most interesting content all over the web. In these posts we giveaway an overview including the most noteworthy articles related to the industry in which SciSports operates. This is the edition of week number 36. For more interesting content check out the earlier editions on 'The Content Scout' channel.

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Expected Points Model

9/8/2016 | SciSports

Although it’s only mid-September and the national leagues are only several match days underway, some managers are already experiencing some backlash from the media and supporters due to an unsuspected bad start. On the other hand, several clubs are performing a lot better than people would have expected beforehand.

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Predicting the future: the Potential Score

9/5/2016 | SciSports

Over the course of the last few months, SciSports has been working on a new method to help predict the future progress of players and estimate how good they can potentially become. Based on our own SciSkill Index, we are excited to give you a sneak preview of our newest feature, the Potential Score.

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Ajax’ Champions League elimination could benefit Dutch football

8/31/2016 | SciSports

Last Wednesday night Ajax failed to qualify for the group stage of the Champions League, by losing hopelessly against the unknown FK Rostov from Russia. After the 1-1 at home in Amsterdam, the away game ended in a devastating 4-1 loss for the Dutch. Because of this, not only did Ajax lose the chance to participate in the lucrative business called the Champions League, some people alleged Ajax did a disservice to all of Dutch football by failing to qualify. But is this true?

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SciSports goes Silicon Valley

8/25/2016 | SciSports

EIT Digital and Mind the Bridge have selected eighteen promising organizations for the second edition of Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley (SEC2SV). The Dutch scaleup SciSports is among the eighteen European enterprises selected.

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SciSports invited to visit Silicon Valley

8/25/2016 | SciSports

ENSCHEDE - Giels Brouwer (26) and Anatoliy Babic (23) will fly to Silicon Valley in two weeks. The founders of SciSports will be visiting the American technology region at the invitation of the European Union.

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SciSports makes scientific progress accessible and available for any professional football organization. We advise and build solutions to provide them with the competitive edge they need to maintain or improve their ranking and status.

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