6 - West Ham's opponents Astra Giurgiu have won six of their previous seven away games in qualifying for the Europa League (L1). Hopeful. 2 hours ago

0 - Vitesse have never beaten an English side in European competition (D1 L3) and haven’t scored in any of those four matches. Fear. 4 hours ago

9 - Rudy Gestude scored more headed goals than any other player in the Championship in 2014-15 (9). Power. 7 hours ago

We'll be collecting detailed data on Saturday's Women's FA Cup Final, on the event's first appearance at @wembleystadium. Debut. 29 Jul

1.2 - No Arsenal keeper has conceded more goals per game in the Premier League than Wojciech Szczesny (min 20 games played). Checkout. 29 Jul

73 - Only one defender (Ivanovic 74) has made more Premier League appearances in the last two seasons than Steven Caulker (73). Rock. 29 Jul

15 - Emmanuel Adebayor had a hand in 15 goals (11 goals, four assists) in 20 Premier League appearances under Tim Sherwood. Reconcile. 29 Jul

1 - Rafael Benitez has won just one of his seven Premier League matches against Jose Mourinho (D1 L5). Squabble. 29 Jul

16 - Abou Diaby made just 16 league appearances for Arsenal in his final four seasons at the club. Departing. 28 Jul

78 - Since signing for @MCFC, no player has more Premier League goals than Sergio Agüero (78 - level with Robin van Persie). Ace. 28 Jul

News & blog

NEWS Exclusive discussions to retain Opta's official partnership with Football DataCo

Football DataCo and Perform Group have reached a "standstill agreement” to renew Opta’s Official Data Partnership.

Read more

BLOG Root and Smith: the key men evaluated

Phil Oliver uses Opta data to assess the strengths and weaknesses of Joe Root and Steve Smith.

Read more

NEWS Debut OptaJose Quiz

The inaugural OptaJose Quiz is taking place tonight (26th May) in Madrid.

Read more

NEWS Opta to provide English and Scottish football fixtures for 2015/16 season

Opta to provide English and Scottish football fixtures for 2015/16 season

Read more

In the last 12 months, Opta have collected

  • 139,297

    Football goals scored

  • 79,466

    Yellow cards given

  • 5,589

    Red cards given

  • 18,827

    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

Who we work with

The Opta difference

Our unique collection methodology allows us to produce highly detailed player performance data.

Use the widget below to compare players from every game at World Cup 2014.

Data usage disclaimer

Our unique World Cup data archive