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Stefan Reinartz

Packing: Stefan Reinartz Redefining Soccer Analytics

Posted on 22 Jul, 2016, by in Soccer

In the never ending attempt to turn Analytics into something effective and definitive in determining a winner in a soccer match, comes the work of Stefan Reinartz, a former Bundesliga midfielder, who came up with a system to measure the effectiveness of passing in a match, named “packing”. More

La Liga Table Without Cristiano Ronaldo & Lionel Messi

Posted on 16 May, 2012, by in Soccer

How huge were Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi this season for Real Madrid and Barcelona? It’s not just about the 96 combined league goals the two provided their teams with. It’s not just the 27 additional assists. Above the statistics, it’s about what they meant in wins and points. More