Why England Loses, Why Spain, Germany, and Brazil Win, and Why the Us, Japan, Australia, Turkey--And Even Iraq--Are De
Nation Books, Paperback, 9781568587011, 448pp.
Publication Date: May 1, 2012
[Kuper and Szymanksi] do for soccer what Moneyball did for baseballput the game under an analytical microscope using statistics, economics, psychology and intuition to try to transform a dogmatic sport.” The New York Times
Stefan Szymanski is professor of economics and the MBA Dean at the Cass Business School, City University London. He is the coauthor of "Fans of the World, Unite!: A (Capitalist) Manifesto for Sports Consumers," "National Pastime: How Americans Play Baseball and the Rest of the World Plays Soccer" and "Winners and Losers: The Business Strategy of Football."