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10 - Name the 10 players to play for both @AVFCOfficial and @ManUtd in the @premierleague Quiz. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 19 minutes ago

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4 - Played for both @LFC and @Arsenal in the @premierleague - Pennant Anelka Toure & Benayoun. Answer. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 24 minutes ago

4 - Name the four players to play for both @LFC and @Arsenal in the @premierleague Quiz. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 1 hours ago

5 - Hat-tricks in Liverpool v Arsenal PL fixture - Fowler Aug 94 & Dec 95 Henry Apr 04 Crouch Mar 07 Arshavin Apr 09. Answer. 1 hours ago

5 - Liverpool v Arsenal has seen more hat-tricks than any other fixture in Premier League history. Name the scorers. Quiz. 1 hours ago

12 - If matches ended a half-time this season, Newcastle United would be bottom of the table with 12 points. Sleepy. 3 hours ago

5 - There have been five red cards in the last eight league meetings between West Ham and Leicester. Tetchy. 4 hours ago

4.6 - There have been 55 goals in the last 12 meetings between Spurs and Burnley at White Hart Lane; an average of 4.6 per game. Bountiful 5 hours ago

28 - If games ended at half-time this season, Everton would be third in the Premier League table with 28 points. Earnest. 5 hours ago

Facts & content

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The Opta ethos is to provide a level of analysis and insight that is ideal for driving the editorial agenda.

You can use our graphical analysis, comprehensive stats and sensational facts to support predictions or previews or to construct the best possible match reviews.

Our sports facts are also ideal for powering your social media output, from short-form Twitter updates to longer form content on Facebook or other platforms.

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Our editorial products include:

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  • Feature data and news
  • Live text commentary, either automated or manual
  • Post-match data and points of interest from other matches
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Some examples of our factual content

Our editorial team can tailor our data to a specific project, or provide bite-size facts ideal for print media.

Opta's live data makes ideal content to enhance your match day content, whether via a big screen or match day programme.

Our editorial team's expertise can put a new spin on more traditional forms of sports data.

The official England sticker album uses Opta data for player profiles.

Sport magazine use some Opta tennis data in a piece on Andy Murray.

Opta facts provide engaging content in an easily digestable format. 

The Times used Opta Graphics for a preview of Wales v England

Opta facts provide engaging content in an easily digestable format.