Player Recruitment Analytics

We help coaches and recruiters identify hidden talent, using an expected points model that can accurately quantify how much value players are adding.


Recent recruitment success stories across sport have a common theme – they are driven by data.

Oval brings data-driven insights to rugby union, with a market-leading Player Model that helps teams to better identify and evaluate talent and value, in collaboration with the expertise of scouts and coaches.

Help teams create a clearly-defined and formal recruitment process.

Best-in-class player rating model to identify talent and audit current squads.

Integration of statistical modelling with coach and scout opinions and insights.

Leverage expertise taken from relationships with successful teams in other sports.