Data distribution options

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

1 - Robin Van Persie has scored his first goal at Old Trafford since February 2015. Ovation. 2 hours ago

1 - Jesse Lingard has scored and assisted in a single game for the first time in his Man Utd career. Variety. 3 hours ago

2 - Paul Pogba has scored two or more goals in a game for the first time since November 2014 (v Lazio). Brace. 3 hours ago

2 - Man Utd haven't had two different goalscorers from the penalty spot since January 2012 (Chicharito and Berbatov v Stoke). Peas. 3 hours ago

2 - There was just two minutes and 55 seconds between Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial's penalties. Reward. 4 hours ago

4 - Inter Milan have won their last four European games at the San Siro against English opposition, netting 11 goals. Boss. 4 hours ago

105 - Fenerbahce’s Robin van Persie made 105 appearances for Manchester United between 2012 and 2015, scoring 58 ti…… 4 hours ago

3 - Wayne Rooney netted a hat-trick on his Manchester United debut against Fenerbahce in September 2004. Reunion. 4 hours ago

1 - Antonio Candreva's goal was Inter Milan's first shot on target. Clinical. 5 hours ago

8 - Southampton haven't conceded a first half goal in the last eight games in all competitions. Awake. 5 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