StatsBomb has signed an agreement to provide its market-leading analytical services to the Scotland Men’s National Team.
The partnership with StatsBomb will empower the men's team to utilise StatsBomb's advanced performance data across crucial aspects of its internal operations, including opposition and performance analysis. The data access will also give the national side detailed insight into unique StatsBomb metrics such as Defensive Pressures By Player and Team, Shot Impact Height, Pass Footedness and more.
The national team will also benefit from the renowned insights and analysis platform, StatsBomb IQ. The platform will allow the side to visualise key elements of pre-match preparation and post-match analysis. The IQ access will also offer the potential for the men's team to customise its approach to in-game tactics and discover trends in its attacking and defensive playing styles.
Speaking about the announcement, Alex Taylor, Sales Executive, StatsBomb, said:
“We are delighted to announce our partnership with the Scottish FA. The Scotland Men's National Team is making tremendous strides in their performance department. We are excited to be a part of this and help the continued development of their analysis workflows.”
Mark Leslie, Sports Science and Data Manager, Scottish FA, added:
“This is a significant partnership that will allow us to combine objective data into our current structure. StatsBomb’s high-level technical data will provide us with statistical information that supports our analysis process, and we look forward to making use of this information across our different areas of our work around the performance of the Scotland Men’s National Team.”