Euro 96 Tournament Attack Analysis

by Alistair Bain (@allybain) Throughout this article we are going to break down the attacking attributes of each side, assessing who excelled and which teams under performed. Given this is a tournament format which progresses into knockout rounds we are going to weight our metrics in Per 90, which naturally levels out the statistics toContinue reading “Euro 96 Tournament Attack Analysis”

Czech Republic vs Germany – Data Analysis

1996 European Championships Final Czech Republic 1 – 2 Germany (Germany win on Golden Goal rule in Extra Time) Wembley Stadium, London Sunday 30th June 1996 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) Germany Attacking Structure Sammer & Eilts movements would alter slightly in this match, with Eilts pulling out into a right back role at times andContinue reading “Czech Republic vs Germany – Data Analysis”

Germany vs England – Data Analysis

1996 European Championships Semi Final 2 England 1 – 1 Germany (Germany win 6-5 on Penalties) Wembley Stadium, London Wednesday 26th June 1996 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) To give us some context on the data here is a quick overview of each team: England Attacking Structure Terry Venables was without Gary Neville for this match,Continue reading “Germany vs England – Data Analysis”

France vs Czech Republic – Data Analysis

1996 European Championships Semi Final 1 France 0 – 0 Czech Republic (Czech Republic win 6-5 on Penalties) Old Trafford, Manchester Wednesday 26th June 1996 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) To give us some context on the data here is a quick overview of each team: France Attacking Structure France would set up in a similarContinue reading “France vs Czech Republic – Data Analysis”

Czech Republic vs Portugal – Data Analysis

1996 European Championships Quarter Final 4 Czech Republic 1 – 0 Portugal Villa Park, Anfield Sunday 23rd June 1996 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) To give us some context on the data here is a quick overview of each team: Portugal Attacking Structure Portugal would set up in a 442 diamond system in this match, withContinue reading “Czech Republic vs Portugal – Data Analysis”