Greetings, all you World Cup fans. Great resources available to help you track all the data include
The NYTimes Visualization of Live World Cup Football Statistics, which I was alerted to via Information Aesthetics
The Information Aesthetics post also alerted me to the following
Visual Sport Social Visualization of (Live) World Cup Football Statistics http://infosthetics.com/archives/2010/06/visualsport_2.html
Adidas Match Tracker http://infosthetics.com/archives/2010/05/adidas_match_tracker_experience_a_soccer_game_like_a_data_geek.html
World Cup Visualizer iPAD app for all you affluent geeks
and Total Football iPhone app http://www.totalfootball2010.com/
We have data!
We have loads and loads of data!
GGUers, Please join us for our Data for Decisions workshop, July 14, 5-6 pm, room 5224, 536 Mission Street. And if you have questions about the data you need (or other research you are doing) please contact your friendly librarians. GOAL!