Accurate & consistent metadata

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

1976 - Hull have never reached the League Cup semi-finals, while Newcastle haven't reached the last 4 of the competition since 1976. Chance. 1 hours ago

3 - Arsenal have lost their last three League Cup home games against fellow Premier League sides. Rut. 1 hours ago

4 - West Ham won 4-0 the last time they faced Manchester United in the League Cup (November 2010). Rematch. 1 hours ago

0 - Manchester City failed to have a shot on target in a game for the first time since April 2012 (vs Arsenal in the Premier League). Shy. 1 hours ago

6 - Pep Guardiola has gone six games without a win for the first time in his managerial career. Slump. 2 hours ago

2 - Chelsea have failed to reach the League Cup quarter-final in consecutive seasons for the first time since 2000-01. Short. 2 hours ago

47 - Only Wayne Rooney (58) has been involved in more goals for Man Utd than Juan Mata (29 goals, 18 assists) since his debut. Influence. 2 hours ago

1 - Zlatan Ibrahimovic has provided his first assist for Manchester United in his 14th game for the Red Devils. Deadlock. 2 hours ago

1 - Edimilson Fernandes scored with what was his first shot on target in all competitions for the Hammers. Swish. 2 hours ago

5 - Manchester United have failed to score in the first half in five of their last six games in all competitions. Patient. 3 hours ago

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.