Creating value from official data

Opta are experienced in helping governing bodies of all sizes to maximise the return from their official data properties.

6 - Six @premierleague games saw a penalty awarded today; a joint record on a single day, alongside May 2nd 2015 & Aug 16th 2003. Point. 27 minutes ago

1 - Marcus Rashford is the first teenager to score a Premier League goal under a side managed by Jose Mourinho. Fledgling. 50 minutes ago

90+ - Teams with most 90th minute winning goals in PL history: Liverpool - 28 Arsenal - 21 Chelsea - 20 Everton - 19 Man Utd - 18 Drama 55 minutes ago

100 - Claudio Ranieri has won his 100th Premier League game as a manager & is the 5th non British/Irish boss to reach the landmark. Century 3 hours ago

6 - Scott Dann has scored more Premier League goals than any other defender since the start of 2015-16 (6). Rescue. 3 hours ago

2012 - Victor Moses has scored his first Premier League goal for Chelsea since November 2012. Parted. 3 hours ago

1 - Southampton forward Jay Rodriguez has scored his first Premier League goal since March 2014. Joyous. 3 hours ago

6 - Jermain Defoe has now scored in six successive Premier League appearances away from home. Reliant. 3 hours ago

6 - Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham has scored six goals in his seven appearances for Bristol City in all competitions. Form. 4 hours ago

3 - Riyad Mahrez has missed three of his last four penalties for Leicester City in the Premier League. Imprecise. 4 hours ago

Official rights holders

Opta's philosophy is based on bringing data to life. We use our in-house expertise to add value to data, making it interesting, compelling, relevant and accessible.

We are determined to make sense of stats in the way that everyone can understand. It is our passion and it is the reason that sports fans recognise and value our brand.  

Opta can act as custodians of the sporting heritage. Using a technologically robust production and distribution framework Opta collate, manage, protect and bring to life the stories that underpin this heritage.

Opta understand that not all rights holders are the same. Each has different priorities and strategic objectives. Establishing official data partnerships involves an understanding of these specific objectives and how data can help drive or support these. Opta are experts at collecting, managing and distributing official data on behalf of rights holders, maximising existing distribution channels, as well as opening up new ones to help gain maximum exposure, column inches, downloads and page impressions.