Meet Opta at SPORTELRio

Opta will be exhibiting our services to the global broadcast industry at this year's SPORTEL show in Rio.

100% - Joe Hart completed all of his nine passes in the first half against Steaua Bucharest. Bravo. https://t.co/kcphZRv6bn 1 hours ago

4 - Accrington Stanley have never beaten Premier League opposition in any competition (D1 L3). Uphill. 2 hours ago

4 - Steaua Bucharest have lost their last four games against English sides, failing to score in the last three. Ominous. 3 hours ago

5 - Man City’s 5-0 advantage is the biggest first leg lead recorded since the introduction of the CL playoff round in 2009/10. Dominate. 3 hours ago

10 - No defender has assisted more goals in the Premier League than Daryl Janmaat since his debut in August 2014 (10). Hornet. 7 hours ago

Tickets are on sale for Revenge of the Nerds panel discussion featuring @OptaJoe @mcrfwf. Insightful. twitter.com/mcrfwf/status/… 8 hours ago

253 - Wilfried Bony has scored a Premier League goal every 253 mins for Man City, compared to one every 151 mins for Swansea. Dip. 11 hours ago

27 - There were 27 penalties scored in the shootout between Derby & Carlisle (14-13) last night; a joint-record in the @EFLCup. Seesaw. 11 hours ago

41 - Since his PL debut in September 2010, Tim Krul has kept 41 of Newcastle's 55 clean sheets in the top-flight (74%). Parted. 13 hours ago

1 - Gillingham have won away at top-flight opposition for only the second time in their history (also 1-0 v Coventry in 1996). Unexpected. 23 hours ago

SPORTELRio 2013

See us on Stand A01 

Opta will be exhibiting our services to the global broadcast industry at this year's SPORTEL show in Rio.

The show, running from 11-13th March at the Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Copacobana hotel brings together the best from the world of sports broadcasting under one roof.

If you would like to set up a meeting with Opta at this event, please get in touch with paul.every@optasports.com.

Opta player data is used to constuct a head-to-head comparison on BBC Sport.

The FA Cup international broadcaster uses Opta data to compare the two finalists.