Predicting the Winner of the FIFA World Cup with Data and Visualization

Predicting the Winner of the FIFA World Cup with Data and Visualization

Andrew Yuan is a software engineer, project manager and data science student from Brazil, currently living in New York City. He combined his love of soccer and passion for making concepts and data visually comprehensible in a simple and smart way in his latest project, “2014 Fifa World Cup Brazil Predictions.” The interactive graphic, which you can explore by clicking the image below, recently caught our eye and we asked Yuan to share the inspiration for this project and and his creative process with the Visually community.
 

 

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