Football

23rd Mar 2017 by TSZ

Judging The Success Of Manchester United’s Academy Since 2000

Manchester United's 'class of '92' is often heralded as the benchmark for converting academy players into professional footballers, but are the club still as successful at producing their own talent? We reveal all as we continue our study into Premier League academy success.

22nd Mar 2017 by TSZ

Sergio Aguero – The Greatest Striker In Premier League History?

The ever-prolific Sergio Aguero's future at Man City has come into question this season, but he is undoubtedly one of the greatest strikers in Premier League history. TSZ looks at the numbers to see how the Argentine stacks up against greats of the past and present.

7th Mar 2017 by TSZ

Should Extra Time Be Abolished?

With Champions League second-leg ties to be played this week, we take a look at a topic which has received a good deal of discussion at UEFA - is extra time serving its purpose and would the knockout rounds of major tournaments be better off without it? The statistics certainly give some insight into why this possibility is on the table.

2nd Mar 2017 by TSZ

FPL Monthly – March Fixture Analysis

We look ahead to the month's Premier League fixtures to identify which teams have favourable and unfavourable runs. With a double gameweek coming up followed by a reduced schedule in gameweek 28, there's plenty to consider when selecting players for your FPL team.

28th Feb 2017 by TSZ

How N’Golo Kanté’s Role Has Changed Since Joining Chelsea

With Chelsea's pursuit of the Premier League title showing no sign of letting up, we look at a player who has been integral to their push, just as he was for Leicester last year. We compare Kanté's statistics over the last three years to see how he has adapted to his surroundings.

13th Feb 2017 by TSZ

How Competitive Are The Top Five European Leagues?

Which of the top five European domestic leagues is the most 'competitively balanced'? That's the question TSZ asks as we take a statistical look at the last 20 years of the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1 and Bundesliga.

7th Feb 2017 by TSZ

A Closer Look At Referees In The Premier League

Despite his theatrics, is Mike Dean a consistent referee? Who dishes out the most cards? Does your team have good fortunes with a certain man in charge? We explore the numbers behind Premier League officials since the beginning of the 2015/16 season.

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