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.

6 - Played for both @HullCity & @SpursOfficial in the @premierleague Gardner Barmby Dawson Huddlestone Marney & Livermore. Answer 30 minutes ago

6 - Name the six players to play for both @HullCity and @SpursOfficial in the @premierleague Quiz. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 1 hours ago

21 - Of the 26 points Cardiff have earned in the Championship this season, 21 of them have come in home games. Manor. 1 hours ago

7 - Played for both @NUFC and @QPRFC in the @premierleague D Peacock Dyer Ferdinand Jenas Barton Remy & Simpson. Answer 1 hours ago

7 - Name the seven players to play for both @NUFC and @QPRFC in the @premierleague Quiz #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 1 hours ago

9 - Played for both @Everton & West Ham in PL - Burrows Unsworth Hutchison Bilic Cottee Neill Williamson Hitzlsperger & Jacobsen. Answer 2 hours ago

9 - Name the nine players to play for both @Everton and @whufc_official in the @premierleague. Quiz. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 2 hours ago

4 - Played for both @chelseafc and @WBAFCofficial in the @premierleague - Anelka Lukaku Sinclair & Clement. Answer #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 2 hours ago

4 - Name the four players to play for both @chelseafc and @WBAFCofficial in the @premierleague Quiz. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 3 hours ago

3 - Played for both @Arsenal and @ManUtd in the @premierleague - Silvestre, van Persie & Welbeck. Answer. #FridayNightOptaPubQuiz 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.