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Valued by its own right: time to score higher with women’s football

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Most used formations in Europe's top 5 Leagues

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Scouting time: 4 U21 players to follow in Italian Serie A

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The huge success of last Wyscout Forum at Stamford Bridge by numbers

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Wyscout Forum is back: the world's leading transfer market event to start at Stamford Bridge

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Most used formations in Europe's top 5 Leagues

The seasons leading up to the World Cup are often the most interesting…
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Scouting time: 4 U21 players to follow in Italian Serie A

L'Ultimo Uomo analyzed for Wyscout Blog the most surprising…
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The huge success of last Wyscout Forum at Stamford Bridge by numbers

The latest Wyscout Forum, held at Stamford Bridge on November…
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Wyscout Forum is back: the world's leading transfer market event to start at Stamford Bridge

Wyscout Forum is back. The must-attend event for football decision-makers…
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Expressing game dominance in soccer with the Invasion Index

A new possible interpretation of game dominance relies on the concept of invasion index, a metric which quantifies a team’s ability to play close to opponent’s goal.
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Pedro Leon's Movement is such a weapon for Eibar

Pedro Leon's amazing season at Eibar has not only seen him be his team's outstanding player, but also one of the finest in La Liga.
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André Silva: an insight on the new AC Milan’s striker

In this intense start to the summer transfer market, Milan has signed the second most expensive player in its history.
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Abraham's Movement Impresses for England's U21s

Despite England's U21s being unable to overcome a defiant Swedish outfit, the performance of Tammy Abraham offered plenty of optimism for Aidy Boothroyd's side looking ahead.
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Ricardo Quaresma Key in Besiktas' Title Winning Season

Ricardo Quaresma's strong from this season was certainly a key element in Besiktas winning yet another Turkish Super Lig title.
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Modric and Kroos Crucial in Real Madrid's Triumph

Real Madrid put in a fantastic performance to overcome Massimiliano Allegri's brilliant Juventus 4-1 in the Champions League final. And while every player in Zinedine Zidane's team were excellent, the importance of Luka Modric and Toni Kroos deserved special mention yet again.
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Bayer Leverkusen exploit central attacking areas expertly vs Herta

After a turbulent season that has been full of negativity and even featured a relegation scrap, Bayer Leverkusen ended the campaign in fine style by defeating Hertha Berlin 6-2.
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Mourinho's excellent match preparation in Europa League Final

The challenge between Josè Mourinho's pragmatism and Peter Bosz's offensive idealism followed a basic script to the letter: Mourinho gave the ball to Ajax (31% total possession, the lowest percentage in a European final along with Simeone's Atletico in 2012 and his own Inter in 2010), leaving Bosz's team dealing with the question of what to do with it.
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Victor Sanchez's Multifaceted Movement Key in Espanyol's Build-Up

Whenever the Catalans looked to pass out from the back, Victor Sanchez's clever variations in his movement successfully saw him position himself astutely to help his side progress upfield.
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Dani Alves: technical overview of Coppa Italia decisive player

Dani Alves, once again, proved to be decisive in the most important moment. After the double semi-final against Monaco where he stood out for his active contribution to all four Juventus goals, he also made the difference in Coppa Italia.

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