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”

Germany vs Croatia – Data Analysis

1996 European Championships Quarter Final 3 Germany 2 – 1 Croatia Old Trafford, Manchester Sunday 23rd June 1996 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) To give us some context on the data here is a quick overview of each team: Germany Attacking Structure Sammer continued to defend in a deeper role, in much the same way weContinue reading “Germany vs Croatia – Data Analysis”

France vs Holland – Data Analysis

1996 European Championships Quarter Final 2 France 0 – 0 Holland (France win 5-4 on penalties) Anfield, Liverpool Saturday 22nd June 1996 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) To give us some context on the data here is a quick overview of each team: Holland Attacking Structure Holland would alter their shape in this match, reverting toContinue reading “France vs Holland – Data Analysis”

England vs Spain – Data Analysis

1996 European Championships Quarter Final 1 England 0 – 0 Spain (England win 4-2 on Penalties) Wembley Stadium, London Saturday 22nd 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 England’s line up could be regarded as a 4321,Continue reading “England vs Spain – Data Analysis”