About this book
Trade paperback. From a pioneer of football analytics, this reveals the sports hidden mathematical rules. Explains why corners should be taken short and why it's better to improve your worst player than buy a superstar.
Football has always been a numbers game: 4-4-2, the big number 9 and 3 points for a win. This book shows you why stopping a goal is more valuable than scoring one, why corners should be taken short, and why it is better to improve your worst player than to buy a superstar.