A golden ticket …

I am delighted that I have received this invitation. It is a Willy Wonka type ticket to a special day at Guildford later this week. I am going to attend the launch with my wife, Sue. She was the England coach at the inaugural World Cup in 1982 when Celia was captain of the team. … Continue reading A golden ticket …

Age Profiles of Three 2015-2016 Premier League Teams in Round 1

Nehad Makhadmeh’s research into women’s football has taken me back to look at chronological age and place in birth year discussions in football. I am tracking the performance of three Premier League teams this season and so I thought I might take a snapshot of birth year in Round 1 games played by Arsenal, Chelsea … Continue reading Age Profiles of Three 2015-2016 Premier League Teams in Round 1

#WWC2015: Secondary Data Analysis

Two games have been completed in the 2015 Women’s Football World Cup in Canada. I am using the official website to collect secondary data similar to my record of the 2011 World Cup in Germany. I am compiling my record in this Google Sheet. I aim to report on: Goal scoring patterns Performance against FIFA … Continue reading #WWC2015: Secondary Data Analysis