Data distribution options

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

5 - @NYCFC's Frank Lampard (171 goals) ranks fifth on the top goalscorers list in @premierleague history. Delivered. http://t.co/yVb8SNW9gw 6 hours ago

1 - Frank Lampard made the most apps (429), scored the most goals (147) & provided the most assists (90) for Chelsea in the PL. Welcome. 7 hours ago

4 - Martin Skrtel set a new Premier League record by scoring four own goals in a single season. Oops. 8 hours ago

8 - Olivier Giroud scored the opening goal of a PL game more often than any other player last season (eight games). Punt. 8 hours ago

2 - For 1st time since Bolton 1905-06, one team provided the 2 outright top scorers in a top-flight season - Suarez 31 & Sturridge 21. Pair 9 hours ago

76.9% - Only Vito Mannone (77.4%) had a better save % than Petr Cech in the 2013-14 Premier League. Decisions. 10 hours ago

7 - Manchester United finished outside the top six in the top-flight for the first time since 1989-90 (13th). Trailed. 11 hours ago

12 - All 12 of Samuel Eto'o's goals playing for an English club have been scored in west London. Ranger? 11 hours ago

10 - 2013/14 was the first season in Premier League history to see 10 managers leave a club before the final day. Shuffle. 12 hours ago

2 - Ugo Ehiogu and Laurent Koscielny are the only players to be sent-off on the opening weekend of two Premier League seasons. Fright. 23 Jul

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