Updated Projected League Table sees Livingston's defensive play solidifying chances of staying in top six

@TheGersReport presents his updated Projected League Table & it’s beginning to look like Livingston is a pretty safe bet to stay in the top six this season. Not bad for a club who was playing in League One a year & a half ago.

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New Projected Table suggests Rangers may find it difficult to finish in the top three

@TheGersReport introduces his new Projected Points table. This will be an ongoing feature at Modern Fitba. In this initial post, we will highlight how these kinds of projections can help teams make necessary adjustments by highlighting the struggles hidden in Rangers underlying numbers

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Establishing which sides make the most of their possession in the SPFL

Which team make the most of their possession. What’s the point of having a lot of possession if you don’t do anything with it? A statistical look into which teams are impotent in possession and which teams play…virile football…

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"Are our heroic goal-scorers merely products of exceptional runs of luck?"

Players get labeled “great finishers” or “poor finishers” all the time, & the reality is that it is very rarely based on actual facts. Often these labels are simply based on the most recent (or famous) memory of the player.  @TheGersReport examines the underlying numbers that help define a “great finisher.”

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"Hoof it, Son!" Center Back Passing Behavior in the the SPFL Premiership

Today’s center back is required to be as proficient on the ball as they are defending. Which SPFL center back’s have the best passing metrics in Scotland?

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