Lock in your Week 8 LigaMX picks

Posted On Sep 08, 2016


Mexican soccer returns to action this Friday as Jornada 8 kicks off with Pachuca, Sportify’s number one ranked team, visiting the 16th ranked Tiburones Rojos de Veracruz. Our fancy algorithm predicts a 47% probability of victory for Pachuca; a draw gets a 30% probability, which is more than the 23%…

San Jose and D.C. Week 18 losses costly

Posted On Jul 11, 2016


  The method: The Elo rating system Elo ratings are a calculation of performance in head-to-head competitions originally developed for chess. This method has been used to rate a variety of competitions, including soccer. For each team, the calculation considers final scores, margin of victory, home field advantage and strength…

MLS Power Rankings: Week 17

Posted On Jul 05, 2016


The method: The Elo rating system Elo ratings are a calculation of performance in head-to-head competitions originally developed for chess. This method has been used to rate a variety of competitions, including soccer. For each team, the calculation considers final scores, margin of victory, home field advantage and strength of…