Data distribution options

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

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0 - The number of Champions League games Liverpool played (1st season 2001-02) while Steve McManaman was at the club (left 1999). Foxed 1 hours ago

5 - Played for both Liverpool & Real Madrid in the Champions League - @themichaelowen @XabiAlonso Morientes @aarbeloa17 & Dudek. Answer. 1 hours ago

5 - Name the five players to play for both Liverpool AND Real Madrid in the Champions League. Quiz. 2 hours ago

74 - Arjen Robben has scored (5) or assisted (3) a goal every 74 minutes this season for FC Bayern (all comps - 592 minutes). Ruthless. 3 hours ago

40 - Tonight's tally of 40 goals is a record for an eight game night of Champions League football. Flood. 16 hours ago

7-0 - Shakhtar equalled the best ever away winning margin in the UCL against BATE tonight (Marseille v Zilina Nov 2010). Magnificent. 16 hours ago

44 - Only one day (Oct 1st 1997) has seen more Champions League goals scored than there have been bagged today. Deluge. 16 hours ago

44 - Only one day (Oct 1st 1997) has seen more Champions League goals scored than there have been bagged today (37). Bumper. 16 hours ago

5 - Luiz Adriano is the second player to score five goals in a Champions League game, after Lionel Messi. Rampant. 16 hours ago

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