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Is The English Premier League the Best Soccer League in the World? – Sports Techie blog.

Is The English Premier League the Best Soccer League in the World?

There is a regular argument in soccer or football as they call it in England, as to which league is the best. Now there are different factors to consider in this argument, so it is necessary to look at the debate for different angles. Does ‘the best’ mean most watched? Or highest revenue? Or best players? The Sports Techie community blog knows the answer is not an exact science, rather an opinion. Let’s take a deeper look and drill down into the different areas:

The signing fees of football players has rocketed in recent years and this year saw Neymar sign for PSG ...

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It’s about Time we Let Technology Tell the Truth in Football

I can still remember that gloomy afternoon when England lost to Germany in the 2010 World Cup, I had just launched the Sports Techie community blog. Surely that Lampard shot was over the line!  There’s plenty more stories where that comes from, though that Geoff Hurst shot in the 1966 World Cup Final was miles over the line, wasn’t it?

It took the world of football until 2012 to finally agree on introducing goal-line technology and not a moment too soon. Finally we do have the goal-line technology that answers the question of whether a goal is indeed a goal or not.  About time too I hear you screaming “and why has it taken so long?”

Hawk-Eye goal-line technology uses cameras

Changing History

We may well jest about ...

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adidas Manchester United’s New Kits and Training Gear

adidas Manchester United’s New Kits and Training Gear

The new adidas Manchester United Kits for 2015 – 2016 season breaks expectations this first year of a record-breaking 10-year business partnership. Adidas will actually be producing the new Manchester United F.C. Kits and Training Gear, taking inspiration from classic three-stripe United kits from the 1980s. Adidas has reengineered these iconic designs with a modern twist for the 2015 – 2016 season at Old Trafford football stadium during home matches and on the road for Premier League, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League games, as well practice at the Aon Training Complex. Adidas is continuing the activation of #BeTheDifference marketing campaign during United’s kit launch...

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Sports Data Analytics Convention In London

New Sports Data Analytics London Website And Convention.

New Sports Data Analytics London Website And Convention.

Sports Data Analytics Convention In London

Sports data and analytics are now a major component of the sports business culture and are driven by advanced technology which is why my LinkedIn connection, Nicholas Longworth, decided to introduce a new convention set to launch in the UK during 2016 surrounding sport and Big Data analysis initially funded by a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign. His London Sports Analytics Convention seeks to rally small contributions from crowdfunding sources like the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers around the world and nation. I chatted with Longworth on Skype about the Beta, achieving market penetration, database building and sponsorship relationships through an online resource (eg...

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England Rugby Has New RFU Website And Features Powered By deltatre

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) website has a new website that was designed by deltatre to enhance the fan experience for the England Rugby community in the UK and around the world

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) website has a new website that was designed by deltatre to enhance the fan experience for the England Rugby community in the UK and around the world

England Rugby Has New RFU Website And Features Powered By deltatre

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has a new website that was designed by deltatre to enhance the fan experience for the England Rugby community in the UK and around the world. I am exciting to share this sports tech news about the re-launch of the RFU website user interface and functionality with the Sports Techie community blog readers. The fully responsive web site has enhanced the user experience as the leading portal for RFU digital content.

The 2015 Rugby World Cup is to be hosted in the UK

The 2015 Rugby World Cup is to be hosted in the UK

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Rugby is gaining popularity around the w...

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