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French giant Olympique Lyonnais to be the next user of data intelligence platform Insight

19/09/18 | SciSports

Enschede, 19 September – Champions League contender Olympique Lyonnais and data intelligence company SciSports co-act in the recruitment process from now on. The 7 times French Champion is after Toulouse FC the second Ligue 1 club in a short time to start using SciSports’ services. A good indication of the growing importance of working with SciSports’ Insight platform in the land of the World Cup Champion.

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SciSkill selection report - Champions League group stage

31/08/18 | SciSports

Yesterday the draw of this years Champions League took place in Monaco. We prepared a data-driven report with interesting club and player information. An easy overview of fast growing, strong and high potential players in the squads of clubs in the Champions League.

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Grasshopper Club Zürich to start using data intelligence platform Insight in the recruitment process

29/08/18 | SciSports

Enschede, 29 August – Swiss Super League club Grasshopper Club Zürich and data intelligence company SciSports will join forces. After signings in the Bundesliga, Premier League, Eredivisie and Ligue 1, Grasshopper Club Zürich is the first Swiss club that relies on the knowledge and expertise of SciSports.

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5 Players To Watch - Bundesliga

28/08/18 | SciSports

The Bundesliga started last weekend with some massive games like Borussia Dortmund vs RasenBallsport Leipzig and Bayern Munich against Hoffenheim. With the transfer market closing within one week from now, we already looked back on the transferwindow. In this blog we describe the most interesting transfers in the Bundesliga from the perspective of the SciSkill Index.

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Ligue 1 club Toulouse FC closes in on deal with SciSports to add data analytics platform Insight to their workflow

24/08/18 | SciSports

Enschede, 24 August 2018 – Ligue 1 club Toulouse FC and Dutch data-intelligence company SciSports will cooperate in the player recruitment process. The first division club from France will work with SciSports’ Insight platform to identify the quality and potential of all players worldwide. Toulouse FC is now the third French club in a short period that starts working with SciSports. A good indication of the growing importance of working with SciSports’ Insight platform in the land of the World Cup Champion.

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5 Players To Watch - Serie A

22/08/18 | SciSports

All eyes were on the Italian transfer market this summer with Juventus’ spectacular signing of Cristiano Ronaldo after his stunning bicycle kick against them in April. The transfer window in Italy officially closed on the 17th of August. In this blog SciSports describes the most interesting transfers in the Serie A from the perspective of the SciSkill Index.

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5 Players To Watch - La Liga

17/08/18 | SciSports

La Liga will start this weekend while the summer transfer window is still open. In this blog SciSports describes the most interesting transfers in La Liga from the perspective of the SciSkill Index. All of the mentioned players are aged 23 and under.

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5 players to watch - Ligue 1

15/08/18 | SciSports

The Ligue 1 started last weekend and the summer transfer window is still open. In this blog SciSports describes the most interesting transfers in the Ligue 1 from the perspective of the SciSkill Index.

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Valuing Football Players' Passes by Leveraging Event Sequences

13/08/18 | SciSports

The performances of individual football players in games are hard to quantify due to the low-scoring nature of football. However, football analytics researchers and enthusiasts alike have proposed several performance metrics for individual players in recent years. Although the majority of these metrics focuses on measuring the quality of shots using expected-goals models, there has been an increasing interest in quantifying other types of individual player actions as well. In this blog, we introduce a novel approach to measure football players' on-the-ball contributions from passes during games.

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5 players to watch - Premier League

10/08/18 | SciSports

The premier league will start this weekend and the summer transfer window closed already, the first of the big 5-competitions in Europe. In this blog SciSports describes the most interesting transfers in the Premier League from the perspective of the SciSkill Index.

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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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