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49 - Huddersfield will be the 49th different team to play in the PL and will be in the top-flight for the first tim… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 10 hours ago

1 - Huddersfield are the 1st team in @EFL history to be promoted having conceded more goals than they’ve scored in the league campaign. Up. 10 hours ago

2 - Huddersfield are only the second @EFL club to be promoted via the play-offs in all three divisions (also Blackpool). Experts. 10 hours ago

3 - Reading have lost three of their last five penalty shootouts in all competitions. Nervy. 10 hours ago

5 - Huddersfield have won all five of their previous penalty shootouts in the play-offs - no other team has won more than one. Experience. 10 hours ago

1 - This is the first second tier play-off final to finish 0-0. Drab. 10 hours ago

2 - Huddersfield have won both of their previous playoff finals that went to extra-time, while Reading have lost both of theirs. Edge. 10 hours ago

3 - Huddersfield have been promoted from 3 of their 4 play-off finals, winning promotion in 1995, 2004 and 2012. Impressive. 13 hours ago

18 - The previous three play-off finals involving Reading have seen a total of 18 goals scored (an average of six per game). Bonanza. 14 hours ago

3 - Reading have lost in each of their previous three play-off final appearances, while only Sheffield United have lost more (4). Hurdle. 15 hours ago

Current vacancies

Rugby League In-Ground Analyst (Cheshire/Merseyside/Greater Manchester) - Part Time

Salary: TBC

Date Posted: 25 January 2017

Location: Various Locations within North West England

Description:

NOTE - this is a part time role and you will only be considered if you live within a reasonable commuting distance of the locations mentioned above. 

Perform are recruiting staff to join Opta’s team of rugby league analysts. Opta is one of the UK’s leading compilers of rugby league performance data. Your duties will include collecting live match performance data from matches in the Super League, and couriering the footage back to our office in Leeds after the game.  

The Candidate 

Essential skills

  • Excellent knowledge of international and domestic players and teams
  • Display sound IT skills and an aptitude to learn to use new software packages
  • Ability to concentrate for long periods and pay attention to detail
  • Flexibility to work on weekends and evenings 
  • Full driving licence and access to a car.

Desirable skills

  • Previous video analysis experience
  • Coaching or refereeing qualifications
  • Understanding of French

Start date – immediate

Hours – Evenings & Weekends

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Rugby League In-Ground Analyst (Cheshire/Merseyside/Greater Manchester) - Part Time