How the number of shots influences the final result of the match?
Have you ever wondered what is the correlation between the number of shots and final result of the match? Do teams that have twice as many shots as their opponents, always win their games? From which areas footballers shoot the most goals?
It is obvious, that football shots differ in their goal probability. A player shooting from 10 yards have much better chances for scoring a goal than even the best striker shooting a header from 20 yards. Despite that both attempts will be counted by the statisticians as a shot on target their importance on the final result of the match are completely different. Full article on this subject can be found here.