Trying To Find Similar Players 2.0

Last year I tried to find similar players by looking at the¬†Euclidean distance of the average position of a players events (shots, key passes, passes etc), before going on to measure output/production as a percentage and seeing which players had the most similar averages and output numbers. While the results weren’t terrible, the method had […]

Window Shopping: Leicester City

Despite a promising start, Claude Puel’s Leicester ended the season on a somewhat flat note. At one point in the season it looked as though Leicester may challenge Burnley for the ‘best of the rest’ 7th spot, but some disappointing form – particularly at home – between February and May meant Leicester finished 7 points […]