27 May, 2021

Analytics FC Partner with ECA as Part of the ‘Be a Changemaker’ Strategy

27 May, 2021

Analytics FC are pleased to announce a ground-breaking new service partnership with the European Club Association (ECA). The partnership is focused on Women’s football clubs within the ECA’s network. The ECA’s membership spans over 230 clubs, including Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain, Borussia Dortmund, Napoli, Ajax and Lyon. As part of...

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27 May, 2021

Introducing Virtual Scout

27 May, 2021

In recent times, with the increasing availability of technology and the advent of Coronavirus, the traditional approaches to scouting have changed. Whilst live scouting still plays an important part in the recruitment process, new methods are becoming available to reduce the number of live scouting trips and to save...

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26 May, 2021

Maram AlBaharna Joins Analytics FC

26 May, 2021

Analytics FC are pleased to announce that Maram AlBaharna has joined the company as Senior Player Analyst and Data Consultant. Melding together analytic expertise with a keen eye for visualisation, Maram has quickly become an invaluable part of our team, especially as we have started to become inundated with...

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Lauren Hemp: the 20-Year-Old Ready to Step on the World Stage

Jessy Parker Humphreys takes a look at one of the players who tore up the Women’s Super League this season.  Ahead of Manchester City’s Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona, Reshmin Chowdhury asked Karen Carney to comment on Lauren Hemp. “She pretty much retired me,” said Carney. “We were at the...

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La revolución de los contratos

“El pasado 7 de abril, una estrella mundial como Kevin de Bruyne renovó con el Manchester City de la mano de su padre, un abogado y dos analistas. Ni rastro de representantes. Una medida antinatural dentro de un mundo del fútbol plagado de agentes desde hace 40 años. De Bruyne pudo mostrarle al City, a través...

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Developing New Metrics: Switching the Play

In this series, Josh Hobbs explores some of the novel metrics we have been able to develop using the TransferLab algorithm. One of the perennial problems using data to analyse football is the discrepancy that exists between those with the ability to manipulate data and those who understand what is taking...

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21 May, 2021

Smartcoach signs up to TransferLab API Connect data service

21 May, 2021

Analytics FC are delighted to announce a new partnership with Smartcoach. The collaboration sees Smartcoach plug into Analytics FC’s TransferLab API Connect service which will allow them to fully integrate TransferLab data into their new opposition analysis platform through an easy-to-use data API feed. In conjunction with our development partners...

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Finding a New Defensive Midfielder for Lyon

Abdullah Abdullah uses TransferLab to suggest ways in which Sonia Bompastor could solve Lyon’s personnel crisis in defensive midfield. Much has been made of Olympique Lyon’s downfall in recent months and an overhaul of sorts is expected in the summer. The first signs of this overhaul have appeared early;...

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Developing New Metrics: Blocking Crosses

One of the perennial problems using data to analyse football is the discrepancy that exists between those with the ability to manipulate data and those who understand what is taking place on a football pitch. Where data scientists will be able to build models or scrutinise the numbers, they...

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04 May, 2021

Pavel Gognidze joins Analytics FC

04 May, 2021

Analytics FC are pleased to announce that Pavel Gognidze has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. He will also take a seat on the board. Pavel brings with him a wealth of football and entrepreneurial experience, having spent the last 18 months as CEO of Pafos FC in...

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