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Anticipating ball in play times at the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World Cup starts in a few hours time. I am looking forward to accessing the data shared on the official website for...

Conversation Pieces

I have had an opportunity to write a number of articles for The Conversation in recent months. These include an item about the upcoming Commonwealth...

Bing and Google: Predicting World Cup Football Success

Introduction Last month, I looked at a number of predictions about performance at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. I did not mention Bing and Google at...

171 Goals at the 2014 FIFA World Cup

Mario Goetze's goal in the 113th minute of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final was the 171st and last goal of the tournament. I have...

The day of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final

Today is Final day at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. A month ago, I wrote a post for The Conversation here in Australia. It was...

Goalscorers at the 2014 World Cup: Group Games

136 goals were scored in 48 Group games at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. These goals are listed here in order of scoring. Round 1 (49...

A Fourth Penalty Shoot Out at the 2014 World Cup

Introduction There were two penalty shoot outs in the Round of 16 at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. There was an eventful shoot out in the...

A Third Penalty Shoot Out at the 2014 FIFA World Cup

Introduction Last week I wrote about two penalty shoot outs in the Round of 16 at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. There has been a third,...

Two Penalty Shoot Outs 2014

Introduction I enjoyed preparing and writing a post for The Conversation about penalty shoot outs at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. This post looks at players...

The Knockout Stages of the 2014 FIFA World Cup

Introduction The Knockout Stages of the 2014 FIFA World Cup commenced with Game 49, Brazil v Chile on 28 June at the Estadio Mineirao, Belo...