English league results 1888-2016

Description

All results for English soccer games in the top 4 tiers from 1888/89 season to 2015/16 season. For playoff games see separate dataset 'englandplayoffs'

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 192004 rows and 12 variables:

Date

Date of match

Season

Season of match - refers to starting year

home

Home team

visitor

Visiting team

FT

Full-time result

hgoal

Goals scored by home team

vgoal

Goals scored by visiting team

division

Division: 1,2,3,4 or 3a (Old 3-North) or 3b (Old 3-South)

tier

Tier of football pyramid: 1,2,3,4

totgoal

Total goals in game

goaldif

Goal difference in game home goals - visitor goals

result

Result: H-Home Win, A-Away Win, D-Draw