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Simon Kuper of the FT on Statistics in Soccer

Financial Times sports columnist, author of Soccernomics and statistics sports guru Simon Kuper gives his thoughts on the ever increasing role that statistics play in the world of professional soccer at a recent seminar hosted by the Science Gallery at…

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The Cynicism of the Modern Football Fan

The modern football fan is a curious creature and we have arrived at a point in which we must take pause to reassess. Football has scaled new heights in terms of quality/finance/success/greed/exposure/entertainment and it has…