Below are four links for anyone interested in Football Performance Analysis to enjoy: two presentations by ProZone Data Scientists, a well-written piece by Richard Whittall and a Q ‘n A session with Damien Comolli, former director of football at Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur.
Context is King: Objectivity in the Scouting Process – Presentation by Omar Chaudhuri (ProZone Sports)
Going Beyond Stats: Analysing Football as a Dynamic System – Presentation by Paul Power (ProZone Sports)
And an excellent piece on why Performance Analysts are a key part of the team effort required for Player Recruitment.
The Role of Performance Data in the Scouting and Player Recruitment Processes. Q & A with Damien Comolli, former director of football at Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur