Anonymous asked in SportsFootballEnglish Football · 1 month ago

Do you believe that marks/grades that sports journalists&pundits give to judge the performances of footballers for each game are accurate?

3 Answers

  • Adam
    Lv 6
    1 month ago
    Favourite answer

    No, depends on the journalists view of the game. Ratings are also influenced by the way you think the game should be played. Yes a bad performance is a bad performance and sometimes its clear. However I've seen some where it's like WTF.

    Example, a pundit/Journo who only prefers attacking play, will give lower marks to a DM whose sole aim is to break up play, where as a journo who enjoys the tactical battles will give him a higher rating.

    Also and this is more among local journalists but I've seen it at higher. Media organisations often have their own agenda and this does influence their rating.

  • August
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    I recon that most rating are copied from one journalist to another because they have not seen the game 

  • Petter
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    No, of course not.

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