Data distribution options

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

139 - #ISL have the most clearances (139) among #EURO2016 teams. Wall. https://t.co/Emvzi9C5OG 9 hours ago

33 - Michy Batshuayi had a hand in 33 goals (all comps) last term (23 goals, 10 assists); 18 more than any other Marseille player. Coveted. 16 hours ago

0 - Hugo Lloris has not faced a single shot on target from open play at the EURO 2016. Chilled. https://t.co/fA2sBkQQ6O 28 Jun

15 - Sadio Mane scored more goals in all competitions than any other Southampton player last season (15). Poached. 28 Jun

3 - Roy Hodgson won just three of his 11 games in charge of #ENG at the World Cup & Euro Finals combined (W3 D5 L3). Resignation. 27 Jun

% - Best England managers by win ratio: Capello: 66.7% Ramsey: 61.1% Hoddle: 60.7% Greenwood: 60% Eriksson: 59.7% Hodgson: 58.9% Departed. 27 Jun

56 - Despite attempting 56 shots more than their opponents at #Euro2016(82-26), #ENG scored as many goals as they conceded (4). Misery. 27 Jun

2 - #ENG have progressed in just 2 of their last 10 knockout ties at major finals tournaments (Denmark – WC 2002, Ecuador – WC 2006). Frozen 27 Jun

3 - #ENG have won the last three international matches that they have been losing at half-time. Team-talk. 27 Jun

2007 - #ENG have conceded 2 goals in the opening 18 mins of a match for the first time since Nov 2007 (England 2-3 Croatia). Wally #Euro2016 27 Jun

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