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Bundesliga on tour – China’s favourite German teams

21 May 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

BLOG | by Edgar Raposo ... German soccer clubs are heading around the world this pre-season. FC Bayern München and Borussia Dortmund will travel to the States, while VfL Wolfsburg, Eintracht Frankfurt and Borussia Mönchengladbach will head in the opposite direction to play games in China. With that in mind, we thought we’d take a look at the followings for German clubs in China.

Series for esports Insider: The data behind America’s perception of esports

1 May 2019|Tags: , , , |

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... Every day, as part of its SportsIndex service, YouGov Sport asks Americans their perceptions of esports games, tournaments and publishers – as well as recording the habits and preferences of gamers themselves. In the first of a series of pieces exclusive to esports Insider, YouGov Sport delves into some of this data.

City or United … who is winning the battle of Manchester around the world?

9 April 2019|Tags: , , , |

BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... The light blue half of Manchester has certainly been getting the better of its red neighbours in recent years, with two league titles in the past five years for City compared to the blank drawn by United. But while that record may hurt Reds fans in the city, what does it mean for their followings around the world?

Six Nations Breakdown | Buzz is Back

14 March 2019|Tags: , , , |

BLOG | by Bruce Cook ... Earlier this year, we described in our SportsIndex Buzz Report how the 2018 version of the Six Nations Championship had fallen into the shadow of the year’s many big events. We predicted that the tournament would stage a comeback on its peak Buzz score in 2019. And when we took a look at the data this week, that’s exactly what it’s done – and some.