Opta Data Football

Available in raw form and delivered in real-time, market-leading Opta data captures every touch of every player, focusing on quality, consistency and breadth.


Live collection

2,000 detailed match events are collected and distributed as they happen.

Global coverage

Opta collects detailed performance and core data from over 300 competitions across the globe.


Files can be pushed to an FTP or HTTP endpoint. A pull service is also offered via Opta's SDAPI.

Flexible integration

Seamless integration with analysis tools such as SportsCode, NacSport and Tableau.

World leaders in football data

Opta data has long been associated with quality, consistency and breadth of coverage. Collected in bespoke centres around the world, it is this detailed, reliable data that powers and underpins cutting edge analysis in professional football.


"We use Opta extensively for opposition analysis, player evaluation, and international scouting. The platform that we’ve built atop of their data has augmented our decision-making processes with objective and valuable performance measurements."

Devin Pleuler

Senior Analytics Manager, Toronto FC