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.

39 - Frank Lampard has now scored against a record 39 different Premier League clubs. Spread. 1 hours ago

1 - Frank Lampard has scored his first Premier League goal versus Chelsea, in his 11th match against them. Muted. 1 hours ago

14 - Leighton Baines has scored all 14 of his Premier League penalties. Reliable. 1 hours ago

8 - Eight of André Schürrle's 10 Premier League goals have come in away games. Devastating. 1 hours ago

16 - Palace have now scored more goals in their last seven PL away games (16) than their previous 25 (15). Explosion. 1 hours ago

4 - Everton have conceded at least two goals in four consecutive Premier League home games for the first time since October 2008. Sticky. 1 hours ago

21 - Everton's PL games this season have now seen 21 goals, the joint-most along with Chelsea's. Bonanza. 2 hours ago

1 - Crystal Palace have kept just one clean sheet in their last eight Premier League games. Brittle. 2 hours ago

4 - For only the fourth time in his managerial career, Louis van Gaal has seen his side concede 5+ goals in a single league match. Unusual. 2 hours ago

11 - Chelsea have won away at Man City more often than any other team in Premier League history (11 times). Specialists. 3 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.