Data distribution options

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

116 - Tim Howard has kept 116 clean sheets in the Premier League, the 10th highest total in the competition's history. Contracted. 2 hours ago

1540 - Morgan Schneiderlin has completed more passes than any other French player in the major European leagues this season. Saint. 3 hours ago

2 - Liverpool have scored 2+ goals in their last 10 PL games. Only two sides (Man City & Spurs) have gone on longer runs in PL history. Run. 11 hours ago

1 - Grant Holt has managed only one shot on target in eight PL appearances for Aston Villa (but scored with it). Deadly. 13 hours ago

20 - Since Pulis took charge of Palace, they have conceded 20 goals in 22 games. Only Chelsea (14) have conceded fewer in that period. Cap. 16 Apr

2 - Man City have won just two of their last nine Premier League meetings with Sunderland (W2 D3 L4). Bogey. 16 Apr

2 - After scoring only once in his first 37 Premier League appearances, Connor Wickham has scored twice in 10 minutes. Unlikely. 16 Apr

1 - For the first time in their top-flight history, Crystal Palace have scored 3+ goals in successive away games. Romp. 16 Apr

36 - Leighton Baines now has 36 assists in the Premier League, level with Andy Hinchcliffe and Ian Harte. Leftists. 16 Apr

3 - Steven Naismith has scored three goals in his last four Premier League appearances. Hero. 16 Apr

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