The latest happenings at Opta

All of the latest news from the home of high definition performance data.

55 - A club has now had 55+ points after 22 PL games 4 times, with Chelsea responsible for 3 of those (04-05, 05-06 and 16-17). Dominating. 13 hours ago

101 - Only Ryan Giggs (162) and Frank Lampard (102) have provided more PL assists than Cesc Fabregas (101, level with W Rooney). Conductor. 13 hours ago

7 - Following Victor Moses' assist, Diego Costa has now had more different players assist him than any other PL player this season. Friends. 14 hours ago

51:35 - At 51 minutes and 35 seconds, Diego Costa's is the latest 1st half goal since Opta started recording exact times (2006-07). Gasp. 14 hours ago

4 - Diego Costa has scored a goal in each of his four Premier League appearances against Hull City. Tamed. 14 hours ago

100 - Diego Costa is playing his 100th game in all comps for Chelsea, scoring 51 goals and assisting 17 so far. Cen… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 15 hours ago

90 - Arsenal are the first club to score 2 90th minute PL winners in the same season v the same team since Man U v Man City in 09-10. Drama. 15 hours ago

7 - Arsenal have conceded more penalty goals this season than they have in any other Premier League campaign. Blow. 16 hours ago

5 - Since the start of last season, Granit Xhaka has had more red cards than any other player in the big 5 Euro leagues. Reckless. 16 hours ago

12 - Arsenal have scored 12 headed goals this season in the Premier League, more than any other side. Nutty. 16 hours ago

Opta news

RSS Feed

NEWS Chinese Official Premier League Broadcaster SuperSport features Opta Big Match Preview

The current Premier League Official Broadcaster in China, SuperSport, featured the Opta Big Match Preview as part of their match preview coverage.

Read more

Posted by opta at 15:21

0 Comments

NEWS Opta data integrated in FoxSports VR app for the first time.

Sunday night’s (11th December) Audi MLS Cup final between Seattle Sounders and Toronto FC saw a first for MLS with the game being broadcast on FoxSport’s Virtual Reality App FoxSports VR, integrating detailed Opta data in a virtual reality first.

Read more

Posted by Edwin White at 14:04

0 Comments

NEWS Seminar hosting at Birkbeck College

Duncan Alexander, Opta’s Head of Editorial and co-creator of @OptaJoe will be hosting a seminar at Birkbeck College in London on Monday 21st November at 6pm.

Read more

Posted by opta at 10:44

0 Comments

NEWS 8th OptaJoe Quiz Round-Up & Questions

A round-up of the eighth OptaJoe Quiz.

Read more

Posted by opta at 15:10

0 Comments