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World Cup Soccer by the Numbers

Released: 16-Jun-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Source Newsroom: Cornell University
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Chris Anderson, a former professional goalkeeper turned Cornell University professor of government, is co-author of “The Numbers Game: Why Everything You Know About Soccer is Wrong.”

Anderson is available by email to discuss his insights into the 2014 World Cup and the intricacies that make a winner in the sport of soccer – everything from a player’s height and salary to a team’s field strategy and home country.

More information: http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2013/07/data-analysis-changes-everything-even-soccer

For interviews contact:
Syl Kacapyr
(607) 255-7701
vpk6@cornell.edu

Cornell University has television, ISDN and dedicated Skype/Google+ Hangout studios available for media interviews.

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