Mesut Özil and the death of the maverick
In football and many other fields, the rise of data analytics has been bad news for individualists. Mesut Özil, a beautiful, individualist footballer, seems to be fading out of popularity and relevance. Janan Ganesh writing in The Financial Times reflects on whether this is part of a larger trend of the times where the rise of data analytics has been bad news for individualists.
From Financial Times