Analysis of entries into the penalty area as a performance indicator in soccer.

Abstract

This study examines entries into the penalty area as a performance indicator that distinguishes between winning, drawing and losing soccer teams. It assesses whether entries into the penalty area are influenced by match status, a player's dismissal and the respective quality of the competing teams. Two observers analysed the relation between defensive and… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2011.606834

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@article{RuizRuiz2013AnalysisOE, title={Analysis of entries into the penalty area as a performance indicator in soccer.}, author={Carlos Ruiz-Ruiz and Luis Fradua and Angel Fern{\'a}ndez-Garc{\'i}a and Asier Zubillaga}, journal={European journal of sport science}, year={2013}, volume={13 3}, pages={241-8} }