Tag Archives: Van Persie

Predicting, Prospecting and Expecting Goals

So I’ve started to go into the uses of Expected Goals Models here at Differentgame and today I’m looking at predicting striker goal returns. Once again I’m using a recent Prozone presentation (if you’ve got half an hour to spare) … Continue reading

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Luis, Roo and Bob Too!

So we’ve turned our goalkeeping model about face to apply to strikers. Basically, we have split the penalty area and surrounds into 46 locations. We’ve then popped each of the last 11,000+ open-play shots on target from the last 3 … Continue reading

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