Tottenham Hotspur Analysis

Shooting Differences in European Football

I have been building my European database over the last couple months. I'll be spending this week going through some differences between the four major European leagues in shot location, type, quality and conversion. First today is shot location.

Writers Prediction League: Spurs at Hull City

The writers at Cartilage Free Captain predict the result for Tottenham Hotspur's match at Hull City.

EPL projections, Week 24: Is it over?

My projections suggest the races for the title and top four places may be about done with already. I provide some stats to explain where my projections are coming from.

Stats and Projections for Spurs-City

I have projections for Tottenham Hotspur's match against Manchester City. I do not project a win for the good guys. I go through some of Manchester City's attacking stats to explain why.

On Holding Midfielders

Received wisdom says we need one to excel over the course of a season. But is this really the case?

Predicting how the window will conclude

Is the guess of one man really any less credible than those of major British newspapers?

The Premier League 2013-2014 in Graphs

I have been tracking the projections every week for the major races in the Premier League. Here they are.

Making up some left back targets

We're just throwing stuff at the wall and seeing what sticks.

Sherwood wants more forward runs from Dembele

Tim Sherwood has indicated that he’d like to see more forward movement from Moussa Dembele. Here’s why this is a good thing, and why Moussa could be one of the crucial pieces in the Spurs puzzle.

I am skeptical of defensive statistics

I like statistics because they give us a framework for talking about complex events. I don't like statistics just because there's numbers. Sometimes numbers obfuscate, and I think this is the case with many of football's defensive stats.

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