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Goals scored at #FIFAWWC 2019

146 goals (link) were scored at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. The order (1 to 146) in which they were scored in the...

Goal scoring at the #CupOfNations

The 2019 Cup of Nations football tournament concluded yesterday (link). All six games played were won by the team scoring first. The higher FIFA...

#AsianCup2019 after 24 games

The second round of group games at the 2019 Asian Cup (link) concluded with Uzbekistan's 4v0 defeat of Turkmenistan in Group F (link). In the...

When will goals be scored in the group games at #AsianCup2019?

The group games are about to start at the 2019 Asian Cup football tournament (link). I have used goal scoring data from the group...

Game outcomes in six European football leagues: 30 October update

Serie A and the EPL concluded this week's fixtures in six European leagues. My summary of game outcomes in these leagues to date is: I estimated...

Game outcomes in six European football leagues: October 2018

After the completion of three games on Monday evening, six European leagues (EPL, Ligue 1, Bundesliga, Serie A, Eredivisie, and Primera) have played 520...

Scoring First and Losing: European football leagues 2018-2019

Early exposure to Charles Reep's work has led me to a four decade fascination with the observation and analysis of goal-scoring in association football. I...

Scoring patterns in #WorldCup Knockout Phases 2010-2018

The Quarter Finals are about to take place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. I have been using a naive Bayes approach to anticipate when...

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...

Goal scoring at the 2018 FIFA World Cup after 11 games

Eleven games have been completed at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Twenty-five goals have been scored. Before the tournament started, I identified some naive priors...