Accurate & consistent metadata

All of Opta's data is embedded with timecodes and metadata to help broadcasters reduce costs and increase efficiencies.

77 – There were 77 shots in the 1966 final, 25 more than in any World Cup final since then. Action. #worldcup1966 https://t.co/sneT9SIbBp 1 hours ago

75% - Three of Geoff Hurst’s four goals in the 1966 World Cup came in the final. Stage. #worldcup1966 3 hours ago

38 - Only Jermain Defoe (43) was caught offside more often than Bafétimbi Gomis in the PL last season. Adjudged. https://t.co/v8nNb6OfQf 29 Jul

102 - No other French current player has scored more goals in Ligue 1 than Bafétimbi Gomis (102). Olympic. https://t.co/peOlTfwrtn 29 Jul

108 – Sergio Aguero has the best mins/goal ratio in PL history (10+ goals), averaging one every 108 mins. Machine. https://t.co/8SrbrTPCHa 29 Jul

335 - No outfield player has played more @premierleague games without scoring a goal than Kenny Cunningham. Shy. https://t.co/8OY4ozt25B 29 Jul

4 - West Ham are without victory in their last four Europa League qualifying games (D1 L3), losing their last three away trips. Dreary. 28 Jul

15 - Mark Noble has scored 15 of his last 16 penalties for West Ham. Composed. 28 Jul

4 - Sofiane Feghouli scored 4 goals in 10 European games last season for Valencia (Champions League/Europa League - inc. qualifying). Iron. 28 Jul

3 - NK Domzale have won three of their four qualifying games so far this season (D1), with victories in both of the home legs. Undefeated. 28 Jul

Logging & archiving

Accurate & consistent broadcast metadata

Opta understands the need for accurate and consistent broadcast metadata to assist your production workflows and create practical and usable match logs and video archives.

Opta's unique data collection system means that we embed all of our data with time codes and metadata which work together to help broadcasters to reduce costs and increase efficiencies.

Intergrated with market leading Media Asset Management software 

Our timestamped data is ideal for logging key match events in a robust and consistent manner and can be integrated into any 3rd party software packages.

We have also partnered with the most widely used services in the broadcast industry including:

EVS - Our data has been formatted to EVS IP Director format to allow automated integration and clip generation.
VizRT - Opta data has also been integrated with Viz One (VizRT’s Media Asset Management software) to make searching and archiving as easy as possible.
Dalet – We have also worked with Dalet, to integrate our data into their MaM software.