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Soccer Cliches: Form Doesn't Matter In A Derby
Using data to explore the cliche that form doesn't matter going into a game between rivals.
The English Clubs League
A look at English football results from the 2017/2018 season if the format had followed that of the UEFA Nations League
Does The New Manager Bump Exist
An exploration of what data has to say about the new manager bump cliche in soccer.
Exploring Penalty Data
Answering a few questions regarding penalties in soccer.
11 Years of Statehood Stability
The Fund For Peace is a nonprofit which applies a data-driven approach to understanding the world's problems. One of their initiatives is the Fragile State Index, a yearly ranking of the stability of countries around the world. With over a decade’s worth of their data in hand, let’s see what it has to say.
Bundesliga 15/16 Expected Goals Exploratory Analysis
Some simple exploratory analysis of publicly available data for the 2015/16 Bundesliga season.