Goals scored in Group games #WorldCup 2018: some priors and posteriors

122 goals were scored in the Group games of the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament.

I have some priors and posteriors for this and two previous tournaments for when goals might be and were scored in 15-minute time intervals.

I have some posteriors for when goals were scored by half:

My priors, by time interval, for the knockout stage in 2018 are:

Postscript

A record of the 122 goals scored in the Group stages can be found in this Google Sheet.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.