15 Apr, 2018

In the press: Goal-stopping for the Ringer

15 Apr, 2018

In February, I wrote a piece for the Ringer called “David De Gea Shouldn’t Be This Good“. The piece is about the effect of the Spaniard on Manchester United this season, almost single-handedly dragging them into 2nd place. Goalkeepers play an almost completely different sport to their team-mates, and...

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14 Apr, 2018

Salah’s meteoric rise

14 Apr, 2018

When Liverpool signed Mohamed Salah for approximately £40m, the immediate reaction of many versed in football analytics was that the deal seemed a bargain. Why? Well, quite simply, Salah’s output at AS Roma last season was nothing short of tremendous: TransferLab is based on a complex expected goals model...

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