10/25/2016 | SciSports
30-year old Carlos Bacca plays for AC Milan since the summer of 2015, when he came over from Spanish outfit Sevilla for a transfer fee of €30 million. Since his arrival in Italy, Bacca quickly became the main striker for the Rossoneri, scoring 18 league goals in his first season.Read more
10/14/2016 | SciSports
A source of commentary, controversy and awe, RB Leipzig has been a sight to behold in the Bundesliga so far. The club, founded by Red Bull, has its admirers and its enemies. So far, they have been performing quite well in their first season in the top German tier, but how good are they really? We dived deep into the Leipzig team and came with the following profile.Read more
10/13/2016 | SciSports
Enschede, October 13, 2016 - The Belgian club KRC Genk is the first Belgian club that will partner with the Dutch company SciSports, which specializes in football intelligence data. The club, playing in the Jupiler Pro League, will use data intelligence mostly for support in scouting. SciSports has been working for several clubs and agents in the Netherlands, England, Portugal, Brazil, Germany and Italy.
10/11/2016 | SciSports
With the international teams facing each other in the World Cup qualification, we decided to take a closer look at one of the biggest football competitions in the world: La Liga. For the last few years, three clubs have battled for the league title: traditional powerhouses FC Barcelona and Real Madrid, and manager Diego Simeone’s Atlético Madrid. We examined the current state of the competition after seven match rounds played and produced the following analysis.Read more
10/3/2016 | 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 40. For more interesting content check out the earlier editions on 'The Content Scout' channel.Read more
9/30/2016 | SciSports
Last week, SciSports featured at the SoccerEx Global Convention 2016 in Manchester as an exhibitor and speaker. At this event, leading buyers and suppliers in world football are present, combining a conference, an exhibition and a programme of structured and informal networking opportunities.
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.Read more
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.
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.Read more