5 - Diafra Sakho is only the second player in Premier League history (after @mickquinn1089) to score in each of his first five starts. Nets. 10 minutes ago

13 - Played for @NUFC & Spurs in PL - Campbell Brady Woodgate Parker Carr Ferdinand Ginola Fox Saha Jenas Routledge Scott & Bassong. Answer 10 hours ago

13 - Name the 13 players to play for @NUFC and @SpursOfficial in the @premierleague Quiz. #fridaynightoptapubquiz 11 hours ago

8 - Played for BOTH @Arsenal and @SunderlandAFC in PL - Schwarz Bould Poom Mannone Hoyte Larsson Bendtner & Welbeck. Answer. 11 hours ago

8 - Name the eight players who have played for BOTH @Arsenal and @SunderlandAFC in the @premierleague Quiz. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 12 hours ago

6 - Played for both @SouthamptonFC & @stokecity in PL - Crouch Higginbotham Delap Beattie Camara & Jones. Answer. 12 hours ago

6 - Name the six players to play for both @SouthamptonFC and @stokecity in the @premierleague Quiz. #fridaynightoptapubquiz 13 hours ago

12 - Played for MCFC & WHU in PL - Bishop Bellamy James Bridge Sinclair Lampard Lomas Foe Wanchope Berkovic Ben Haim & Tevez. Answer. 13 hours ago

12 - Name the 12 players who have played for BOTH @MCFC and @whufc_official in the @premierleague Quiz. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 14 hours ago

11 - If Arsenal lose to Sunderland they will have half the number of points they had at this stage last season. Misfiring. 16 hours ago

News & blog

NEWS A-League launches Opta powered products

The new A-League season sees the launch of a range of products powered by official Opta data.

Read more

NEWS Madrid Event Exploring the Digital Football Fan

Opta and PERFORM host an evening of presentations at the Bernabéu

Read more

NEWS Opta at the On Deck Conference NYC

Opta’s Devin Pleuler and Angus McNab have been invited to present at this year’s On Deck Sports and Technology Conference.

Read more

NEWS Opta's David Wall a panellist on new Canal+ 'Data Room' TV show

Canal+ launch unique data-driven football show, featuring Opta's David Wall.

Read more

In the last 12 months, Opta have collected

  • 139,297

    Football goals scored

  • 79,466

    Yellow cards given

  • 5,589

    Red cards given

  • 18,827

    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

Who we work with

The Opta difference

Our unique collection methodology allows us to produce highly detailed player performance data.

Use the widget below to compare players from every game at World Cup 2010.

Data usage disclaimer

Our unique World Cup data archive