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Jonathan David is as good as he is versatile

Jonathan David is as good as he is versatile
As though the excitement surrounding Alphonso Davies weren't enough, now Canada may have another young superstar to watch in Europe's top five leagues if the much heralded
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De Gea, Henderson, or none of the above?

De Gea, Henderson, or none of the above?
Things have never really been the same for David de Gea since his move to Real Madrid fell apart at the last minute in the summer of 2015. Arguably, they haven...

smarterscout SPECIAL REPORT: Shooting and saving skill

smarterscout SPECIAL REPORT: Shooting and saving skill
Measuring shooting and saving skill is one of the most challenging – and important – tasks for football analytics. For several years, analysts have tried to adjust their ratings for the difficulty of ...

Premier League attackers in 2019-20 – how did we do?

Premier League attackers in 2019-20 – how did we do?
One of the fundamental purposes of smarterscout is to simulate how a player from one league might perform in another. It's the big question when a player switches leagues as part of a transfer or loan...

Do goalkeepers hold the key to beating the high press?

Do goalkeepers hold the key to beating the high press?
Beginning with the exploits of Manuel Neuer at Bayern Munich, the past few years have featured plenty of froth about "sweeper keepers" who came out of their areas to pl...