Data distribution options

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

9 - Crystal Palace went nine Premier League games without scoring in 1994/95, a PL record run. Drought #OptaAdvent 3 hours ago

0.82 - Of players to play 10+ PL games in December, no player has a better goals/game ratio than Roque Santa Cruz (… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 3 hours ago

1 - Hapoel Be'er Sheva scored with their first shot on target of the match. Clinical. 15 hours ago

1107- Manchester United have won their first European away game (excl. qualifiers) since November 27 2013, 1107 days ago. Overdue. 17 hours ago

7 - Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored seven goals in his last six games for Manchester United. Form. 17 hours ago

1 - Henrikh Mkhitaryan has scored his first Manchester United goal on his 11th appearance for the club. Duck. 17 hours ago

8 - Manchester United have lost eight of their last nine away games in Europe, drawing the other (excluding qualifiers). Struggles. 19 hours ago

149 – Les Ferdinand scored the most goals without a single one coming from the penalty spot in Premier League histo… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 8 Dec

8 - Richard Dunne, Duncan Ferguson and Patrick Vieira have all received a PL-high eight red cards. Mist #OptaAdvent 8 Dec

3 - @TheGeoffHurst is still the only player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup final. Iconic. twitter.com/England/status… 8 Dec

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