R Football

Open-source R projects categorized as Football | Edit details

Top 3 R Football Projects

  • GitHub repo understatr

    fetch understat data

    Project mention: [OC] Visualising shot-creating actions in football - all Arsenal players with over 5 shot-creating actions in PL 2020/21 | reddit.com/r/dataisbeautiful | 2021-01-26

    Additional credit: understatr package, https://github.com/ewenme/understatr

  • GitHub repo fplscrapR

    This package enables those interested in Fantasy Premier League to perform detailed data analysis of the game, using the FPL's JSON API. The fplscrapR functions help R users collect and parse data from the Official Fantasy Premier League website.

    Project mention: FPL ML Data - R Studio -> Google Sheets? | reddit.com/r/FantasyPL | 2021-06-25

    I’ll be using Anaconda since it’s free. I’ve Googled around and found some older posts for Python like this which I imagine is similar but I got some errors just trying to get started. I found this GitHub page but couldn’t get the package to load. Then I decided to just try to get data into a Google Sheet using this, but kept getting #REF error.

  • GitHub repo uefa-ec

    Visualizing bilateral links between Euro squads and players clubs

    Project mention: [OC] The evolution of squad compositions at UEFA European Championships | reddit.com/r/dataisbeautiful | 2021-06-03

    Code: https://github.com/guyabel/uefa-ec

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-06-25.


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Project Stars
1 understatr 59
2 fplscrapR 50
3 uefa-ec 22