Its been a busy few weeks, rebuilding the back-end in preparation for the new season. New back-end means the front-end also has to be changed. The new database is going to have quite a few new stats, like; Looking at a fixture and seeing how they did in the corresponding fixtures for the previous 6… More the preperation for 2016/2017 is well under way.
Still playing with data, what a life I lead🙂 Beer in hand though🙂 Here is the comparison of Man City and Sunderland in their first home and away fixtures of the season, now this may not be their first game of a given season. In the last 6 seasons City have scored at least… More Some simple stats, nothing fancy.
Its been a busy few weeks, I have been completely rewriting the data model which has meant the database and all its procedures etc have had to be rebuilt as well as the data imports and also the website. Its fair to say Im not there yet, but I’m closer that I thought I would… More Full steam ahead – New Algorithm is coming along.
Its been a while since I last posted, been busy🙂 I have been revamping the ‘engine’ that runs the Predictor. After a mixed season I have redone the algorithm and how the data is collected and used, mind you last season was quite different, Leicester winning the Premiership and Chelsea finishing well outside the top… More Has it been 2 months
So, its fair to say I have been quiet on here, but in reality I have been busy behind the scenes with the website and the data, I have been using Excel to check the data. the above chart shows the data for game week 32, basically reading left to right we have: zero to… More Game week 32 – where have I been
Just recently I have been playing with ‘R’ as a way of analyzing my data and I am impressed at the outputs. It’s still early days but I think we will be doing another development iteration at the end of the season and changing quite a few things. Over the coming weeks as well as… More New stats coming :)
Phew, the bug I introduced by trying to be clever has now been fixed🙂 The issues was related to columns within the flat files. 50% of my files had a certain column whilst the other 50% didn’t, this meant on the import data wasn’t in the correct place. To fix this I have put in… More Bug fixed
After adding more data I found a bug, not happy, basically the input routine was at fault. I have sorted out the website to actually work, mind you the home shots is showing 0. So guess what, this weekend I’m applying the fix, testing it and rolling it out, happy days. The joys of end… More Bug found
So tonight I changed the ETL, I included 3 more divisions. They are the French division Ligue 1, the Italian Serie A and the Scottish Premiership We now have 9 different leagues. I’m hoping to get the another 10 leagues in place by the end of the month. The new data is showing Man City’s… More More data added
I’m still here🙂 I have been quiet as I have been busy working on new things, and fixing some bugs, so hopefully a few new updates will start appearing soon. Watch this space. Big Game tomorrow, City v Leicester, who is going to win that? I reckon City are too strong at home so I’m… More New updates