Foreign Media: Results, Analysis and Findings
Below are the results of my recent study of foreign media news articles in anticipation of the upcoming changes to the Football Index media monitor.
21 days. 1.3k headlines. 10 publications.
For a background on the study, please see the article here.
Total Articles vs Player Mentions
1296 articles. 774 Mentioned a player in the headline (all naming conventions included).
Articles by Publication
Articles by Country
note: French Ligue 1 cancelled since April due to COVID-19.
Breakdown of Naming Convention Used
(Full name/ Surname Only/ Single Name/ Abbreviation)
Naming Conventions Used By Country.
Player Mentions in headlines (negative scores not included)
Combined full name and surname only player mentions in headlines.
Total media points from player mentions in headlines.
Corresponding club of player mentioned.
Examples of articles with high and low points scoring
High Scoring Articles
Oblak: Atletico Madrid's miracle worker marca.com●2h (100pts)
Low Scoring Articles