So for the third year, we have crunched the numbers and worked out who would have won the premier league if instead of the performance on the pitch, the traffic to each of the official websites. Each team gets 3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 points if they lose. […]
The Premier League Table So this is the second year of analysing the data and working out where each premier league team would finish if points we’re awarded simply on how much visitors each official website received rather than how well the team did on the pitch. Last year’s table can be found here if […]
How the Premier League table would have finished if points were based on visits to each clubs website.
Arsenal would have been crowned champions of England in May had points been awarded for visitors to the club’s official website rather than how they performed on the pitch. Liverpool would be runners-up on the same number of points but, over the season, Arsenal fans visited their site nearly 900,000 times more than did Liverpool’s. […]