As Rio de Janeiro prepares to host the 2016 Summer Olympics, soccer fans are anticipating exhilarating men’s and women’s tournaments in the home of the game’s most decorated nation.
The application of analytics and athlete monitoring technology will be key to the success of the teams competing in Brazil. As the tournament approaches, we’ve taken a look at some of the analysis methods and technological advances that could deliver a competitive edge this summer.
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