Adding detail to official programming

Opta are experienced at helping broadcasters maximise the quality of their high-profile rights, engaging and enthralling millions of viewers in the process.

1.59 - Arsenal average just 1.59 points per game in November under Arsene Wenger, their worst rate in any month. Flagging. 13 hours ago

2 - Arsenal collected only two PL points in November after picking up 12 in October. Hamstrung. 13 hours ago

135 - Liverpool have now been awarded 135 penalties in Premier League history, more than any other team (103 scored). Specialists. 14 hours ago

0 - Neither Liverpool nor Swansea managed a shot on target in the first half of their game. Bluster. 14 hours ago

23 - Lewis Grabban hasn't lost any of the last 23 games he has scored in (W19 D4). Guarantee. 14 hours ago

13 - Mesut Ozil has been involved in 13 goals in his last 12 Premier League appearances (11 assists, two goals). Ya. 15 hours ago

1 - Norwich have won just one of their last eight Premier League games (W1 D2 L5). Baggage. 16 hours ago

10 - Arsenal have won 10 and lost just two of their last 13 Premier League away games. Autopilot. 16 hours ago

11 - Mesut Ozil has 11 assists in the Premier League this season, five more than any other player. Radar. 16 hours ago

1 - Norwich City have won just one of their last 13 Premier League meetings with Arsenal. Terminal. 16 hours ago

Enhancing broadcast productions

Integration into the live broadcast environment

Opta have extensive experience of integrating bespoke data feeds and editorial services into live broadcast environments.  Opta can help add additional context to a match or the opinion of a broadcaster, as well as significantly enhance technical infrastructure by integrating:

  • Detailed data into live graphic production software
  • Metadata to create efficient video archiving processes and reduce editing times
  • Metadata for automated clip generation
  • Live editorial services to support the production process

Some of our data in action

BBC showing action areas for the Scotland v South Africa game using Opta data.

Opta player data is used to construct a head-to-head comparison

Sky Sport using Opta data to show average formation

Sky Sport using Opta data to show Everton's average formation against Man Utd

The Hego touchscreen can integrate detailed Opta performance data such as player touch and pass maps.