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  • 25 March 2015 : Interview – Paul Boanas, Head of Europe Catapult Sports (No Comments)
    An Interview with Catapult’s new Head of Europe and former Carling Cup winning Performance Analyst Paul Boanas Rob: You have recently been made Head of Europe for Catapult sports. Can you [More...]

  • 20 February 2015 : Could Sport Outsource Player Recruitment? (1 Comment)
    The following headline appeared on the BBC website during the week; Mark Warburton: Brentford boss rejects increased statistics use, the article goes onto quote the Brentford boss; "He (the owner) wants recruitment to be [More...]

  • 19 February 2015 : Characteristics of an Effective Learning Environment (2 Comments)
    In the past Bolton have even recorded their team meetings; where the players sit, their posture, their interaction, anything to gain an edge. The most important element of any analysis is [More...]

  • 12 February 2015 : Pigeons, Ageing Teams and Parking The Bus (No Comments)
    It's a week since the 2nd Opta Pro Forum took place in London. The event was great last year which you can read about here. This year there were a [More...]

  • 21 January 2015 : OptaPro Analytics Forum 2015 (No Comments)
    The OptaPro Analytics Forum takes place on Feb 5th, this is an invite only event and offers a unique platform for the most talented amateur analysts, bloggers and academics working with football data [More...]