Predicting Player Features of the English Premier League with scikit-Learn

In a previous installment, I harvested football stats for every player in the English Premier League and saved them as CSV files (separated by tabs actually). In this installment, I use the same data but predict the player rating (a floating point number) and field position (a string) with the techniques of linear regression and […]

Inspecting the English Premier League Player Stats with R

Being a soccer person and programmer, I wanted to inspect player statistics for myself.  I finally found this excellent site for many leagues and primarily with player stats: whoscored.com.  So, seeing that there was no download link, I determined to tediously copy/paste all the records for each player, for defensive, offensive, passing and summary categories, […]