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.

5 - Top scoring @premierleague clubs in all comps in 2014-15: Chelsea - 105 Arsenal - 100 Man City - 90 Tottenham - 88 Liverpool - 71 1 hours ago

100 - Arsenal last night became the second PL team to score 100 goals in all comps during 2014-15. Chelsea (105) are the other. Century. 1 hours ago

13 - Hull City have conceded more goals from outside the penalty area than any other team in the 2014-15 Premier League. Screamers. 12 hours ago

3 - Aaron Ramsey has scored in each of his last three starts in all competitions against Hull City. Tamed. 12 hours ago

28 - No player has assisted as many Premier League goals as Santi Cazorla (28) since he made his PL debut in August 2012. Diminutive. 13 hours ago

8 - Only Chelsea (9) have scored more deflected goals than Arsenal in the Premier League this season. Fortune. 13 hours ago

6 - Aaron Ramsey has had a hand in six goals (three goals, three assists) in his last six Premier League appearances. Revitalised. 13 hours ago

3 - Alexis Sanchez has scored in all three of his competitive appearances versus Hull City in 2014-15. Predictable. 13 hours ago

83 - Only four teams in @premierleague history have more points than Chelsea have mustered after 35 games of a season. Frontrunners. 14 hours ago

6 - Olivier Giroud has scored six goals in his last seven Premier League away matches for @Arsenal. Expectant. 14 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.