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48 Forecasts: The Eredivisie predicted

Following on from last year, we have again collected Eredivisie predictions (you can download them all here) but instead of 13 to follow through the season, we now have a total of 48 from online media, fans, statistical models and … Continue reading

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Why you should watch the Eredivisie (2): Goals, goals, goals

The weekend’s nine Eredivisie matches produced 36 goals with four hat-tricks including two by players from the same team. It therefore seems to be the right time to focus on another attractive aspect of Eredivisie football – goals. Dries Mertens … Continue reading

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Why Scoreboard Journalism? The Background

I love the term ‘scoreboard journalism’ which was originated by then-AZ head coach Co Adriaanse in 2003. The imposition of a narrative after the fact is something which I have always been fascinated by and Adriaanse’s term describes this perfectly. … Continue reading

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