Friday, March 1 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Bill Walsh Room
Soccer, the sport with the largest global fan base, has largely resisted the analytics wave. Despite recent improvements, the game has failed to undergo a major gameplay revolution like basketball, baseball, and football. Daryl Morey questions some of the fundamental assumptions and decision-making in soccer analysis. Roger Bennett of Men in Blazers, will lead a wide-ranging conversation with analysts across soccer and other sports to better understand the big-picture ways soccer should change.