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The maths of the beautiful game


During his journey to understand the often vilified science of maths, comedian and Arsenal fan Alan Davies hears that footballers are "mathematical geniuses" and learns how maths can help fans of the game.

Horizon: Alan and Marcus Go Forth and Multiply will be broadcast on BBC Two on 31 March at 9pm.


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