Data point: December player performance

In partnership with the EA Sports Player Performance Index, Rant looks the data behind Manchester United’s 2011/12 campaign. The Index covers Premier League performance based on a mathematical model developed Dr Ian McHale (a Liverpool fan) and Professor Phil Scarf (a United fan). It provides objective ratings for players’ performances in a match, and over a season, enabling comparisons across positions, […]

Data point: September player performance

Wayne Rooney, Sir Alex Ferguson

In partnership with the EA Sports Player Performance Index, Rant Monthly uncovers the data behind Manchester United’s strong start to the 2011/12 campaign. Here’s a sneak preview of the data from October’s magazine… The EA Sports PPI covers Premier League performance based on a mathematical model developed Dr Ian McHale (a Liverpool fan) and Professor […]