An important agreement with StatsBomb, the leading provider of advanced data in football, will allow Alianza Lima to substantially improve its processes of evaluation and selection of players, which will have a significant impact on the sporting performance of its professional team.
Alianza Lima joins more than 100 professional clubs and federations around the world in benefitting from StatsBomb’s cutting edge data, with more than 3,400 events per match across more than 80 competitions, enhancing its ability to scout and recruit players, analyse upcoming opponents and evaluate team performance.
“We are delighted to sign this agreement with Alianza Lima, one of Peru’s most prestigious clubs, and so continue our expansion in Latin America,” said Pablo Peña Rodríguez, Head of Innovation at StatsBomb. “Data and analytics have never been more important in the quest to gain an edge in elite competition, and StatsBomb look forward to helping the club achieve great things in the coming years.”
The popular Peruvian club will have better information with which to make decisions thanks to access to the most detailed data available as well as the customisable analysis platform StatsBomb IQ. For José Antonio Bellina, sporting director of Alianza Lima, working with StatsBomb will be of great help in signing and renovating players. “I consider it the best statistics platform in football,” he said. “It is an essential tool, both in the objective evaluation of the performance of our own players and in the process of finding and scouting footballers. StatsBomb offers information for the entire Peruvian league and for the majority of the other South American leagues, which is a very valuable thing for us.”