Leader in information and technology that is AI*)Stats Perform announced today its existing partnership with Bayer Leverkusen has expanded to include access to Edge Analysis for the football club from the top-flight German Bundesliga.Dynamic Insights into Opponents
Edge Analysis, a match that is sophisticated tool, uses unique AI models powered by tracking and event information to present predictive insights in relation to pre- and post-match analysis, aswell as deliver objective performance assessment on all opponents.
“We are pleased to be boosting processes that are existing in place at Bayer 04 Leverkusen, and supporting them with access to unique insights delivered through our patented AI models that can only be found in Edge Analysis.”
Stephan Hanke, VP, Sales in Europe, Stats Perform
Edge Analysis uses over
100 AI-driven key performance metrics (KPIs) to deliver dynamic insights complemented with video within seconds, operating within 8 patented AI models. The platform provides insights related to a team’s playing characteristics, in-play changing shape and formation, ball progression patterns, as well as individual player’s contribution to the creation of goal-scoring opportunities.Besides event data from Stats Perform, the platform provided for Bayer Leverkusen would include tracking that is integrated given by the state German Bundesliga information provider Sportec Solutions.
Predictive Analysis Is the Future
Marcel Daum, co-trainer analyst within the Sport Department at
Bayer Leverkusen, noted their past experience aided by the group at Stats Perform during their 14(* that is*)th( year in professional football and welcomed the addition of the Edge Analysis platform.“Edge Analysis enables us to take the step from descriptive analysis to predictive analysis, which I think is the future of performance analysis in football. This is what makes Edge Analysis different from other industry tools, and it was the factor that is main our choice to work well with the working platform.” Marcel Daum, Co-Trainer Analyst, Sports Department, Bayer Leverkusen
The many sophisticated soccer analysis device given by Stats Perform has already been employed by soccer groups through the French
and Italian Serie A. The club which achieved Champions League
qualification for the first time in its history during the 2019/20 season, used the Edge Analysis platform throughout the whole historical season for the team and its fans.Last in France, Stade Rennais year, Stats Perform entered into a data partnership with the
Women’s Tennis Association (WTA)(*), and signed a distribution that is 10-year aided by the (*)European Handball Federation (EHF)(*), to affirm its place as an international provider of AI sport solutions.(*)