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football Computer Vision Project

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Here are a few use cases for this project:

  1. Sports Broadcasting and Analysis: The model can be used to automate player tracking, ball movements, identifying referee decisions, and analysing on-field tactics during live or recorded soccer matches, providing in-depth game insights and enhancing viewing experience.

  2. Game Play Simulation: This model can be used to analyze the gameplay in real-life soccer matches. This gameplay data can be used in developing more realistic soccer video games or for AI training to mimic human strategies.

  3. Player Performance Evaluation: Sports coaching teams could use the model to observe and analyze the performance of individual players and the team more broadly, by tracking player movements, ball possession, and goalkeeper performance.

  4. Virtual Reality Applications: VR applications aiming to put users into the game could use this model to accurately identify and replicate realistic soccer game elements.

  5. Security and Surveillance at Football Events: The model could help identify the relative positions of players, referees and security personnel during crowded football matches in real time, thus helping ensure smooth crowd management and immediate responses to security incidents.

Trained Model API

This project has a trained model available that you can try in your browser and use to get predictions via our Hosted Inference API and other deployment methods.

Cite this Project

If you use this dataset in a research paper, please cite it using the following BibTeX:

@misc{ football-eitpt_dataset,
    title = { football Dataset },
    type = { Open Source Dataset },
    author = { VA },
    howpublished = { \url{ } },
    url = { },
    journal = { Roboflow Universe },
    publisher = { Roboflow },
    year = { 2023 },
    month = { jun },
    note = { visited on 2023-12-11 },

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Object Detection




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