Data distribution options

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

1 - The Republic of Ireland have conceded exactly once in five of their last six games. Setback. 4 hours ago

1 - Martin O’Neill has lost just one of his previous six internationals in charge of the Republic of Ireland (W4 D1). Guidance. 5 hours ago

6 - Scotland have scored six goals in an international for the first time since September 2006 (v Faroe Islands). Hit. 5 hours ago

5 - Only Danny Welbeck (6) has more scored goals in Euro 2016 qualifiers than Northern Ireland's Kyle Lafferty. Flurry. 7 hours ago

4 - Kyle Lafferty has scored in four of his five appearances in qualifying so far. Update. 7 hours ago

1 - Steven Fletcher has scored his first international goal since April 2009 against Iceland. Relief. 7 hours ago

1 - Lee Casciaro has scored Gibraltar's first ever competitive goal, ending a run of 379 minutes without one. Historic. 7 hours ago

3 - Kyle Lafferty has scored in three of his four appearances in qualifying so far, and netted in his last two games v Finland. Finisher. 8 hours ago

3 - Scotland have won their last three home competitive games without conceding. Fortress. 8 hours ago

6 - Daniel Johnson has scored six times in his last nine games for Preston North End. Flourish. 10 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