Chelsea have world class depth in midfield, here we take a look at why Mateo Kovacic should start and the statistics behind his performances. … More Mateo Kovacic: A Statistical Analysis of Who Will Fit in Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea System
N’Golo Kante has been back to his best this season. What is the key factor behind the Frenchman’s Renaissance? … More French Twist: The Resurgence of N’Golo Kante
Travis analyses how Chelsea’s new signings: Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner and Kai Havertz stack up statistically against the other squad members. … More A statistical look at Chelsea’s new signings
Expected goals or as it is more commonly seen in an abbreviated form as xG is a metric that looks to quantify the quality of chances players produced. The reason why xG is becoming more and more common in football is the fact that the game is very low scoring unlike for instance rugby or … More What is ‘Expected Goals (xG)’ and how can it help analyse a players influence for a team?
One of the key distinguishing factors of Lampard’s season so far has been his identity of changing his formation and players to fit the game and the opponent. With injuries plaguing the team and inconsistency in formations and starters, I wanted to take a look at who truly have been the standout attackers of this … More A Statistical Analysis of Chelsea’s Attacking Players