SciSports Data Analysis

​Messi surpasses Ronaldo as number one on SciSkill Index

04/02/17 | SciSports

Since its inception in 2015, Cristiano Ronaldo has always been the undisputed number one on SciSports’ SciSkill Index. After his immensely successful 2016, you would expect him to stay the title-holder for at least a little while. However, early this new year, his great rival Lionel Messi surpassed him for the first time since we started measuring the SciSkill of players.

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SciSports Data Analysis

SciSkill Index

25/01/16 | SciSports

The SciSkill Index is a method developed by SciSports used to predict the individual current and potential skill level of a player. The Index is based on match results (goals for and goals against), strength of the opposing team, the number of minutes played, the frequency of games played (taking injuries and player absence into account), the player position on the pitch and the competition strength and is updated after every match the player participated in.

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Science serving football

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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