Posts tagged Kilmarnock
The most impactful midfielders in the Scottish Premiership this season

@TheGersReports applies Relative Shot Creation Passing stats to identify the most impactful midfielders & wingers in the Scottish Premiership this season. Additionally, he identifies which midfielders have had the least impact on their team’s build-up to shots.

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The Class of 2017: What's happened to the best forward prospects in Scotland?

Back in the summer of 2017, @TheGersReport introduced his first set of rankings of young forward prospects in Scottish football. He used Age Adjusted Goal output from the Development League to determine the rankings, with Oli Shaw leading the way. Now nearly two years later, it’s time to see what has happened to the others on the list.

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A new team rating system suggests Motherwell's recent form may not last

@TheGersReport borrows a Team Rating system from the hockey analytics world & applies it to the Scottish Premiership. It adjusts results to factor in a team’s strength of schedule & the results flagged Motherwell as a team that has thrived recently by playing weaker opposition.

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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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