Data distribution options

From quick, detailed XML feeds to fully hosted and customisable widgets, Opta has a host of flexible data delivery options.

100% - Joe Hart completed all of his nine passes in the first half against Steaua Bucharest. Bravo. https://t.co/kcphZRv6bn 11 hours ago

4 - Accrington Stanley have never beaten Premier League opposition in any competition (D1 L3). Uphill. 12 hours ago

4 - Steaua Bucharest have lost their last four games against English sides, failing to score in the last three. Ominous. 13 hours ago

5 - Man City’s 5-0 advantage is the biggest first leg lead recorded since the introduction of the CL playoff round in 2009/10. Dominate. 13 hours ago

10 - No defender has assisted more goals in the Premier League than Daryl Janmaat since his debut in August 2014 (10). Hornet. 17 hours ago

Tickets are on sale for Revenge of the Nerds panel discussion featuring @OptaJoe @mcrfwf. Insightful. twitter.com/mcrfwf/status/… 18 hours ago

253 - Wilfried Bony has scored a Premier League goal every 253 mins for Man City, compared to one every 151 mins for Swansea. Dip. 21 hours ago

27 - There were 27 penalties scored in the shootout between Derby & Carlisle (14-13) last night; a joint-record in the @EFLCup. Seesaw. 21 hours ago

41 - Since his PL debut in September 2010, Tim Krul has kept 41 of Newcastle's 55 clean sheets in the top-flight (74%). Parted. 23 hours ago

1 - Gillingham have won away at top-flight opposition for only the second time in their history (also 1-0 v Coventry in 1996). Unexpected. 23 Aug

Distribution options

A suite of options to suit all clients

We understand that all clients are different.  Different audiences and different pressures mean a variety of usage cases for Opta data.

Of course we can deliver an XML feed - quick, detailed and robust.  It is how we've been serving online clients for years.  But we also have a range of other options for those companies who require something different.

Quick, dependable & flexible

We can serve you using an API, or you can have access to our content via our suite of fully hosted and fully customisable widgets.

Access to our expert editorial service is also flexible - from a phone helpline to instant messaging or pre-prepared reports, the best sports information is always at your fingertips.

Opta's .XML feeds can be manipulated to provide award-winning content, like FourfourTwo's Statszone app.

Opta widgets provide an easy, plug-in data-visualisation solution for websites.

Opta facts provide engaging content in an easily digestable format. 

Piero’s Heatmap effect integrates and aggregates event data to highlight the most active areas of the pitch.

The Hego touchscreen can integrate detailed Opta performance data such as player touch and pass maps.

Skybet ran a successful email marketing campaign underpinned by Opta editorial content.

Opta regularly contribute to interactive live panel shows alongside other specialists from the football and betting industries.

Betfair ran a bespoke pub campaign utilising quirky Opta football facts.

The Times used Opta Graphics for a preview of Arsenal V Man Utd