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On Newcastle during Pardew’s touchline ban

I know Newcastle have had poor results recently so I thought I’d take a cursory look at their underlying numbers during the seven game span. What I found is pretty staggering. Here’s a split of the season: The metric there with the largest skill component is TSR (see here for more information), and that hasn’t … Continue reading

220 down, 160 to go – data dump

A data-dump of the season so far. The previous data dump can be found here. For definitions click on the link before each table. TSR PDO Qualcomp faced (higher = tougher opponents) QualcompTSR (TSR adjusted to take opponent strength into account) Sh% Sv% <a

Fulham are a Premiership team again

I thought about putting words to this but there’s really no need, short of saying that I continue to feel slightly robbed that Fulham fired Jol (even though it was entirely justified), given that they were on the road to posting some truly historical numbers. That being said, there’s always been some reason for hope, … Continue reading

200 down, 180 to go – data dump

Data dump of the season so far. There’ll be a team summary similar to this one up when I write one. The previous data dump can be found here. For definitions click on the link before each table. TSR PDO Qualcomp faced (higher = tougher opponents) QualcompTSR (TSR adjusted to take opponent strength into account) … Continue reading

The two halves of Southampton’s season

Southampton’s rate of point scoring has dropped off somewhat – they’ve recorded just six points in their past eight games. Here’s a quick table outlining their underlying numbers in their first nine and last eight games played thus far in ’13-14: Their TSR has dropped off somewhat, but that’s likely a product of scheduling – … Continue reading

170 down, 210 to go – data dump

Data dump of the season so far. No team summaries this week – I’ll probably stick to doing them every 10 or so games. The previous data dump can be found here. For definitions click on the link before each table. TSR PDO Qualcomp faced (higher = tougher opponents) QualcompTSR (TSR adjusted to take opponent … Continue reading