6 - Diego Costa has scored six goals in his last seven Premier League apps after netting three in the previous 14 this season. Rejuvenated. 5 hours ago

8 - Wayne Rooney has scored or assisted as many Premier League goals in 6 games in 2016 as he had in 33 games in 2015 (8). Reboot. 5 hours ago

3 - Jesse Lingard has scored three goals from his last four shots on target in the Premier League. Flourishing. 6 hours ago

9 - Wayne Rooney has been involved in nine of Man Utd's last 11 league goals (five goals, four assists). Catalyst. 6 hours ago

5 - Five of the last seven Premier League meetings between Chelsea and Man Utd have been 0-0 at half time. Expected. 6 hours ago

1 - Chelsea have had exactly one shot on target in the first half of each of their four PL home games under Hiddink this season. Restrained. 6 hours ago

6 - Chelsea are unbeaten in their last six Premier League games against Manchester United (W3 D3). Edge. 7 hours ago

1 - Man Utd have won just one of their last 13 Premier League trips to Stamford Bridge (W1 D4 L8). Blue. 8 hours ago

12 - Petr Cech has kept more clean sheets than any other keeper in the Premier League this season. Bold. 8 hours ago

1 - Arsenal have lost just one of their 61 PL away games in which they've led by 2+ goals at half-time (vs Villa in Dec 1998). Rarity. 9 hours ago

News & blog

BLOG Opta's integral role in rugby

The integral role Opta data has in rugby

Read more

NEWS Opta data to feature on Perform stand at ICE 2016

Opta’s deep performance data will be prominently featured on the Perform stand at ICE Totally Gaming (Stand s1-340).

Read more

NEWS Chief Opta Data Editor features in EA Sports FUT 2015 video

Duncan Alexander, Chief Data Editor for Opta, was featured in an EA Sports video alongside Lionel Messi, Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville to p...

Read more

Opta's historical data used by Sky Sports in World Cup special

As part of their Monday Night Football special, celebrating 50 years since England’s World Cup victory, Sky Sports have used historical ...

Read more

In the last 12 months, Opta has 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