Lies, Damn Lies, Statistics and ‘Soccernomics’

“In their new book ‘Soccernomics,’ to be published in the United States on Tuesday, the author Simon Kuper and the economist Stefan Szymanski do for soccer what ‘Moneyball’ did for baseball. It puts the game under an analytical microscrope using statistics, economics, psychology and intuition to try and transform a dogmatic sport.” (NYT)

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