Essays about: "Football"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 218 essays containing the word Football.

  1. 1. Applying Machine Learning Methods to Predict the Outcome of Shots in Football

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för systemteknik

    Author : Sara Hedar; [2020]
    Keywords : machine learning; neural networks; rnn; cnn; logistic regression; lstm; mlp; binary classification; imbalanced learning; football; football shots; shot predictions;

    Abstract : The thesis investigates a publicly available dataset which covers morethan three million events in football matches. The aim of the study isto train machine learning models capable of modeling the relationshipbetween a shot event and its outcome. That is, to predict if a footballshot will result in a goal or not. READ MORE

  2. 2. Intelligence in Football: Conceptualizations, Developmental Methodologies and Behaviors

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för idrotts- och hälsovetenskap

    Author : Douglas Jakobsen; [2020]
    Keywords : football intelligence; game intelligence; cognition in football; soccer intelligence; tränarlänkfotboll;

    Abstract : Aim: In elite football (also known as soccer), practitioners are in constant pursuit of understanding essential performance parameters and how they can be developed. As every executed football action is governed by a decision, a player’s ability to make intelligent decisions during play is vitally important for success. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do finances explain performance? : Relationship between financial performance and sports performance in Premier League and Allsvenskan.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Vincent Rylander; Petrus Lempinen; [2020]
    Keywords : Finance; comparative; quantitative; sports; football;

    Abstract : The topic of finance in football have drawn a great deal of attention, not least in the last twenty-five years. While many see football simply as a game, set up to amuse spectators or as a way for athletes to compete for becoming the number one, football has more to it than meets the eye. READ MORE

  4. 4. Football coaches’ awareness and implementation of team dynamics

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Michaela Kaprálková; [2020]
    Keywords : cohesion; team climate; synergy; competencies; recruitment; transfers; training process; leadership styles; systematical obstacles; barriers;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: Football coaches’ awareness and implementation of team dynamics Objectives: This research aims to explore, based on the in-depth interviews with Czech male football coaches, how the football coaches work with team dynamics and its principles, during recruitment/transfers, training process, and specific situations, and potentially ascertain what are the obstacles for the team dynamics principles implementation. Methods: The primary method used in this research is the qualitative method of semistructured in-depth interviews. READ MORE

  5. 5. Doing digital football fandom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Angelos Rouchotas; [2020]
    Keywords : fan culture; mediatization; football; online fan communities; ethnography; social media;

    Abstract : By applying ethnographic method this study sought to explore how football’s mediatization is inviting the digital displacement of fan culture by social media-based communities. It also aimed to understand how contemporary football fans engage online as part of identifying themselves as supporters of a football club. READ MORE