StatsBomb, the industry-leading provider of advanced sports data, has agreed a partnership with Liga Deportiva Alajuelense, one of the biggest teams in Costa Rica.
LD Ajaluelense have become one of an ever-growing number of Latin American teams and one of over 150 clubs globally to benefit from StatsBomb's cutting-edge data, with over 3,400 events per match across more than 100 competitions around the world, including detailed pressure data and the most robust and reliable expected goals (xG) model in the industry.
The Costa Rican club will also have access to the advanced analysis and scouting platform StatsBomb IQ, allowing them to enhance their processes around player scouting, opposition analysis and internal performance tracking.
Ricardo Larrandart, Director of Business Relations at StatsBomb:
"It is an honour to welcome Liga Deportiva Alajuelense, one of Costa Rica and Central America's most popular and successful clubs, to the StatsBomb family.
"The weight of past triumphs is what fuels great organisations to look towards the future, and in this respect the club has demonstrated a determination to be a pioneer in the region in terms of the use of advanced data and new technology in football. With StatsBomb's support, we have no doubt that Liga Deportiva Alajuelense will continue on the path to success."
Enrique Morua, Director of Liga Deportiva Alajuelense:
"For Liga Deportiva Ajaluelense, it is a honour to present this strategic tie-in with StatsBomb, as big, modern clubs have to establish these partnerships in the interest of professionalising and seeking excellence.
"StatsBomb will be a vital tool in the day-to-day work of the club, and through their data service we will benefit from hugely important information about our players.
"Through this partnership, we have not only sought to move ourselves forward on the sporting side, but also in terms of data analysis. We are certain this alliance will produce great results."