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World Cup analytics: is it skills or stats?

June 19, 2018

Thirty-two teams are currently competing for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. While commentators will be focusing on the fleet footwork and deft dribbling of the soccer stars, SFU professional sports analytics researcher Luke Bornn can comment on whether the secret to a team’s success lie in sports data.

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