StatsBomb has signed a deal with Borussia Mönchengladbach to serve as the club's data and analytics provider.
Borussia Mönchengladbach has become the latest German Bundesliga club to upgrade its performance analysis and scouting departments with StatsBomb's detailed event data and IQ analysis platform. The agreement will enhance Mönchengladbach's approach to key elements of club development, such as successful player acquisition and detailed opposition analysis.
StatsBomb's advanced data will allow the Bundesliga side to generate detailed insights from thousands of match events across 100+ professional competitions worldwide. The club will also be able to examine a variety of StatsBomb metrics across all of its matches and analyse its opponents’ performances too. Unique StatsBomb metrics include Goalkeeper Positioning on Shots, Pass Footedness and Pressures by Team and Player.
Borussia Mönchengladbach will also have access to the Statsbomb IQ platform, which will help inform the club's recruitment and scouting decision-making throughout its current and future campaigns.
Speaking about the announcement, Johannes Riegger, Head of Data and Research, Borussia Mönchengladbach, said:
“We’re very happy and excited to add StatsBomb Data to our portfolio. This agreement is the result of the great relationship we have had for the last few years with StatsBomb. We also wanted to ensure we are bringing in the highest-quality data and insights for our teams.”
Ismail Tari, Business Development Lead, StatsBomb, added:
“We are delighted to be working with Borussia Mönchengladbach and expanding our presence in the German market. The club has shown a real commitment to working with advanced data & analytics, and we look forward to helping them achieve success.”