Category Archives: Game states

A quick look at “game states”, 12 Nov 2018

While rummaging around in the data for yesterday’s big batch of charts, I remembered that there was something else that I churned out at this stage last season. What I’ve done below for each of the top four English divisions is to measure how long each club has spent in each of the three main “game states” – i.e. winning,

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A quick look at game states, 1 Mar 2016

Something I haven’t looked at yet this season is “game states” i.e. the how much time a club spends winning, drawing and losing. There’s lots of detailed analysis that can be done with this data (like seeing how clubs react to going ahead or behind) but to start with here I’ve kept it pretty simple: splitting the minutes that each club

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